Cronyism and Corporatism

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Growth and Income Inequality in Africa

Cronyism and CorporatismPoverty

There are two kinds of inequality. One develops as societies innovate and become more productive. The other kind results from government corruption and intervention.
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Swamponomics: Trump's Fed Pick, a Kodak Moment, and GDP Misinformation

Cronyism and CorporatismThe FedFinancial Markets

Kodak's newly announced $765 million loan is just another case of DC picking winners and losers.
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Who Profits from Militarizing the Police?

Cronyism and CorporatismThe Police StateTaxes and Spending

As 20 million Americans fall into unemployment, no crisis is so big that anyone in Washington would think of cutting military spending, including dollars spent on military gear for cops.
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The Jones Act: 100 Years of Failed Protectionism

Cronyism and Corporatism

June 5 marks the one hundredth anniversary of the Jones Act, a law passed to protect the domestic water transportation industry from outside competition.
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Jeff Deist Talks Ray Dalio and Crony Billionaires

Cronyism and CorporatismMoney and Banks

Jeff Deist joins David Gornoski to respond to billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio's recent interview on 60 Minutes.
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