• Walter E. Block Loyola University New Orleans
  • Harold E. Wirth Loyola University New Orleans
  • Joseph A. Butt Loyola University New Orleans
Palavras-chave: Punishment, Minimum wages, Rent control, Protectionism, Criminality.


Most economists oppose minimum wages, rent control and protectionism. The present paper takes this opposition one step further. Well, a few steps further. It attempts to make the case that those responsible for these enactments are criminals and should be punished by law.

Biografia do Autor

Harold E. Wirth, Loyola University New Orleans
Eminent Scholar Endowed Chair and Professor of Economics
Joseph A. Butt, Loyola University New Orleans
S.J. College of Business


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