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Thursday, January 5, 2012

Economic Mobility Said to Lag in U.S.

“Americans enjoy less economic mobility than their peers in Canada and much of Western Europe. The mobility gap has been widely discussed in academic circles, but a sour season of mass unemployment and street protests has moved the discussion toward center stage.” (New York Times)

Corporatism brings economic sclerosis.

FEE Timely Classic
“Government Is No Friend of the Poor” by Gary Chartier