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Why Market Failure?

John Allison enlightens. h/t Lockerroom.

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Keynes v. Hayek: The Rematch!

And the original:

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Jack Spencer Interview

Here is the WLTV14 interview of Jack Spencer Prof. Root conducted in October: Spencer Interview from BBT Economics on Vimeo.Jack Spencer of the Heritage Foundation joined us on set for an interview about his work, and nuclear energy

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Obamacare will Encourage Business to Drop Insurance

So says Democrat Governor Philip Bredesen. In 2014, when these exchanges come into operation, a typical family of four with an annual income of $90,000 and a 45-year-old policy holder qualifies for a federal subsidy of 40% of their health-insurance … Continue reading

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BB&T Speaker Series–Chris Stirewalt–November 29

Our next speaker will be West Virginia native Chris Stirewalt.  He has written for the Washington Examiner and now is a correspondent for Fox News. Please join us at 12 noon at Wes Banco Arena for Stirewalt’s talk.  Lunch is … Continue reading

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The Future of Nuclear Energy

Jack Spencer posted a lengthy piece today on the future of nuclear energy at the Heritage site.  Snip: This is a critical point for the future of nuclear energy. Opponents of nuclear power are quick to point out that nuclear … Continue reading

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Where’s the Jobs?

The latest jobs numbers do not bode well for the Democrats as we head to November:

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BB&T Speaker Series–Jack Spencer–October 18

The next speaker in the BB&T Speaker Series will be Jack Spencer of the Heritage Foundation.  He will be speaking on Nuclear Power and will say a few words about how nuclear plants could effect West Virginia. A Research Fellow … Continue reading

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BB&T Speaker Series–Larry Schweikart Press Release

University of Dayton History Professor to Speak at WLU University Economics Club Luncheon Dr. Larry Schweikart Will Address “7 Events That Made America” Dr. Larry Schweikart will address the next meeting for the Center for Economic Philosophy: A BB&T Program … Continue reading

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Tax Burden Calculator

Figure out how you are going to owe, here.

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