Tag Archives: Bryan Caplan

Caplan and the Crank; or Don’t Touch My Meds, You Bastard

Some years back I met a guy who eagerly billed himself as “the angriest mayor in America.” He was coming to speak to some of our students. He eagerly told me that he hated economists, except this one economist, a … Continue reading

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The Effects of Minimum Wage

With talk about increasing the minimum wage up to $10+/hour, the econ blogs have been alive with minimum wage chatter the last week or so, and purely coincidentally one of my students presented his senior research on the effects of … Continue reading

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