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News Articles

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November 14, 2019 — Free Market Institute hosts lecture on credit, Loan Shark Prevention ActDailyToreador.comThe Daily Toreador.com provides an in depth report of Professor Todd J. Zywicki's remarks delivered for the FMI Public Speaker Series.

Op-Eds and Short Articles

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December 18, 2019 — Christmas tariffs for SantaThe Hill — Benjamin Powell satirically suggests that President Donald Trump might place tariffs on Santa's 'unfair trade' practices, while earnestly warning of the real economic burden the Trump Administration's trade wars place on imported Christmas gifts for Americans.

Radio and Podcast Interviews

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July 30, 2019 — Ep. 1458 Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way Through the Unfree WorldThe Tom Woods Show — Benjamin Powell returns to the show to discuss his new book with Bob Lawson, in which the two economists visit various unfree places around the world and share their observations.

Television Interviews and Appearances

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September 3, 2019 - Economist argues that socialism ruins 'everything'Kennedy — Benjamin Powell appears on Fox Business' Kennedy to offer commentary on his co-authored book, 'Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way Through the Unfree World.'

Miscellaneous Media

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Interview — Aug/Sep 2019 Issue — Venezuela: 60 Years of SocialismLara-Murphy Report — Rafael Acevedo shares his experience as an Austrian economist from Venezuela and discusses the detrimental effects socialism has had on the economic condition of his home country.

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