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Insightful weekly commentary on news & current events from economist Antony Davies and political scientist James R. Harrigan.

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Nothing but Urban Legends

March 24, 2021

People hear things that sound right or interesting, and then repeat them without checking the facts. This is how urban legends are created. On this week’s episode, we discuss some economics urban legends.

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