Libertarianism Against Economism
How Economists Misunderstand Voters, and Why Libertarians Should Care
By Bryan Caplan
Does the empirical evidence support the claim that voters tend to vote their pocketbooks rather than their principles? Which strategies for advancing liberty are most consistent with what we know about how voters form their preferences?
|Other Independent Review articles by Bryan Caplan|
|Winter 2005||The Half-Life of Policy Rationales:How New Technology Affects Old Policy Issues|
|Winter 2000||Autocratic Ghosts and Chinese Hunger|
|Winter 1999||The Political Economy of Dictatorship|