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Tag: Henry Hazlit
  • Enough with the Bad Economics — Understanding Private Equity Firms

    Democrats have made it a key strategy in the upcoming election to denounce Mitt Romney’s career as the former head of the private equity firm Bain Capital (see the two campaign ads above to an example of what I mean). Over and over again he is slammed for “destroying” jobs, often by outsourcing them overseas. …

  • Henry Hazlitt on Stimulus

    From the Washington Post: Obama’s economic team released a report on the stimulus impact on jobs: The 27-page report defends Obama’s view that the stimulus package will create or save 3.5 million jobs by the end of next year, though its predictions were partly based on 2007 Labor Department data put together before the worst …