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Symposium on Successful Presidential Economic Policies: Introduction
By Robert M. Whaples
This article appeared in the Spring 2014 issue of The Independent Review


Abstract

Historians who earn their keep by rating U.S. presidents tend to equate successful economic policies with big government. Rigorous assessments free of such bias would shed much-needed light on presidential successes and failures.



Other Independent Review articles by Robert M. Whaples
    Fall 2015   Hubris: Why Economists Failed to Predict the Crisis and How to Avoid the Next One
    Spring 2015   Skeptical Thoughts on a Taxpayer-Funded Basic Income Guarantee
    Winter 2015   A Feathered River across the Sky: The Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction
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Volume 18 Number 4
Spring 2014

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