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In the Media

News Articles

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February 9, 2016 — The Carbon Tax BudgetThe Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal cites Robert Murphy's research on the potential economic effects of the oil tax proposed by the Obama Administration.

Op-Eds and Short Articles

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August 7, 2017 — States Should Follow Oregon's Lead and Decriminalize Hard DrugsThe Hill — Benjamin Powell discusses recent news about the possibility of decriminalization of several illicit drugs in the state of Oregon.

Radio and Podcast Interviews

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May 12, 2017 — Bob Murphy: Where Monetarism Goes WrongMises Weekends — Robert Murphy joins Jeff Deist to discuss monetarism and more general differences in the methodological approaches associated with the Austrian and Chicago schools of thought.

Television Interviews and Appearances

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April 17, 2017 — TTU Professor One of 1,500 Economists Sending President Trump Immigration Reform Letter — FOX 34 News Lubbock — Benjamin Powell offered commentary on his reasons for supporting an open letter on immigration reform.

Miscellaneous Media

201720162015 | 2014 | 2013

Congressional Testimony — March 29, 2017 — Robert P. Murphy Congressional Testimony on Tax Policy and Energy Markets — House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy — Robert Murphy gave testimony on the impact of tax policy on energy production and consumption.

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