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State’s Progress on Occupational Licensing

  Back in February 2019, I wrote a post discussing the pit falls of having a growing number of professions require licenses and how loosening the licensing burden could help provide more opportunity to lower skilled individuals. As the year has progressed, a few states have apparently recognized some of these burdens, although for reasons … Continue reading State’s Progress on Occupational Licensing

A Record Milestone and the Economy’s Prospects For Future Growth

As we entered June this past weekend, the U.S. economic expansion reached its 10 year mark, tying the 1990's as the longest stretch of growth in our history. In another month, a fresh record will be hit. The length of this expansion has caused many people to ask a simple question: how long will this … Continue reading A Record Milestone and the Economy’s Prospects For Future Growth