Setting Krugman Straight

by Richard Epstein

Defining Ideas

The recent story in the New York Magazine, “Has the ‘Libertarian Moment’ Arrived?” by Robert Draper, has given rise to a great deal of speculation about whether we are poised for another great political transformation.

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Obama’s Misleading Minimum Wage Statistics

by Donald J. Boudreaux and Liya Palagasvili

U.S. News & World Report

Earlier this month, President Obama seized upon fresh data from the Labor Department to argue for a higher minimum wage. According to the president and a subsequent Associated Press report, the 13 states that raised their minimum wages in January of this year are now enjoying, on average, faster job growth than the other 37 […]

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