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William L. Anderson

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Bill Anderson is a professor of economics at Frostburg State University in Frostburg, Maryland. His Ph.D. in economics is from Auburn University, and he serves as an associate scholar with the Mises Institute. He has published numerous articles and papers on economics and political economy, including articles in The Independent Review, Reason Magazine, The Free Market, The Freeman, Public Choice, The American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics, and others. He is also a frequent contributor to LewRockwell.com.

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The Key Word in "Democratic Socialism" is "Socialism"

SocialismWorld History

Blog08/08/2018

All socialist states, including democratic ones, demand obedience and conformity in their economic and cultural diktats. And there is no kind and gentle way of snuffing out resistance.

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Protected Lying: How the Legal Doctrine of "Absolute Immunity" Has Created a "Lemons Problem" in American Criminal Courts

Legal SystemU.S. History

07/30/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper applies not only Akerlof’s analysis of bad products driving good products out of certain markets, but also analysis from Mises and Rothbard and others, along with various theories of regulation, to show how the legal doctrine of prosecutorial immunity creates a “lemons” problem in...
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PC and the Bureaucratization of the Economy

Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and Wages

Blog07/11/2018

Profit-oriented business organizations that demand political conformity in the workplace are mimicking government agencies, and we must turn to Mises's book Bureaucracy for guidance.

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How Identity Politics Is Changing Universities

Bureaucracy and RegulationMedia and Culture

Blog05/26/2018

Even the hard sciences are now expected to adjust reality itself to suit the demands of politicized university departments.

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Robert Reich Gets These Seven Economics "Fundamentals" Very Wrong

Labor and WagesU.S. EconomyOther Schools of Thought

Blog03/09/2018

Robert Reich isn't interested in economics. His pronouncements are simply clarion calls to destroy wealth and spread poverty.

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