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Open Thread Thursday: Labor Unions in the United States

From Wikipedia (Labor unions in the United States Labor unions in the United States are legally recognized as representatives of workers in many industries. The most prominent unions are among public sector employees such as teachers and police. Activity by … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: Welfare Economics

From Wikipedia (Welfare Economics): Welfare economics is a branch of economics that uses microeconomic techniques to evaluate economic well-being, especially relative to competitive general equilibrium within an economy as to economic efficiency and the resulting income distribution[1] associated with it. … Continue reading

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