Fraser Institute: Economic Freedom Promotes Upward Income Mobility

Fraser Institute: Economic Freedom Promotes Upward Income Mobility

The costs of government regulation, including labour regulations such as licencing and accreditation, represent a real barrier for Canadians—especially low-income Canadians—trying to move up the income ladder, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. LSPI is proud to support the work of the Economic Freedom of North America as a…

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Indirect Podcast Advantages with Doug McCullough

Indirect Podcast Advantages with Doug McCullough

LSPI Director, Doug McCullough, was recently a guest on Podcasting Stories, where he had the opportunity to share some of his experience hosting The Urbane Cowboys podcast and how the show supports the Lone Star Policy Institute, and his firm at McCullough Sudan. It’s up now at www.PodcastingStories.com/010 or search for Podcasting Stories with Dave Spray on Apple Podcasts or your podcast player.

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RCM: Weaponized Antitrust Against Big Companies Harms Small Business Along the Way

RCM: Weaponized Antitrust Against Big Companies Harms Small Business Along the Way

This week, companies from around the world are virtually participating in the 2021 South by Southwest. Start-up and emerging companies not only want to tell the world about their innovative products, but they want to impress would-be investors who might fund their growth. But there is a new threat to the start-up ecosystem. Recently Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) introduced a bill that…

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Washington Examiner: Enlightened thinking in Texas

Washington Examiner: Enlightened thinking in Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced on Tuesday that the statewide mask mandate and all restrictions on business’ operating capacity would be lifted this coming week. The following day, President Biden called these decisions “Neanderthal thinking.” In making his announcement, Abbott focused on the fact that Texans have mastered individual habits and practices to mitigate against the risks of contracting the coronavirus. In…

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