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Robert Lawson

Dr. Robert Lawson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Finance at Auburn University. Lawson is also the co-author of the prominent Economic Freedom of the World annual report which provides an economic freedom index for over 140 countries.

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Development, Economic

by Ian Vásquez on Aug 15, 2008

State agencies often try to create policy that sparks economic development, yet the proven way to stimulate progress is through economic freedom.

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Seven Moral Arguments for Free Trade

by Daniel T. Griswold on Jul 1, 2001

Daniel Griswold argues that free trade is not only more efficient than protectionism but also more moral.