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TABOR refunds good for Colorado

The experience in California underscores the importance for Colorado citizens to appreciate the benefits of TABOR.

By Barry Poulson, PhD · December 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD, Business/Economy, Featured, Gold Dome, Politics, Taxes
Fracking's place in Colorado's urban-rural divide

Fracking's place in Colorado's urban-rural divide

But being anti-fracking is basically the same as being anti-jobs or anti-growth. Or, put another way, being a “fractivist” is essentially the same thing as being in favor of yet more economic inequality.

By Barry Poulson · February 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD
Fracking’s place in Colorado’s urban-rural divide

Fracking’s place in Colorado’s urban-rural divide

But being anti-fracking is basically the same as being anti-jobs or anti-growth. Or, put another way, being a “fractivist” is essentially the same thing as being in favor of yet more economic inequality.

By Barry Poulson · February 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD
U.S. should consider 'financial free zones' to stimulate economic growth

U.S. should consider 'financial free zones' to stimulate economic growth

A Financial free zone could support the rapidly growing energy sector as well as other industries in North America, much as they have in the UAE and other emerging markets. A financial free zone could be a catalyst for increased investment and renewed economic growth and full employment in the U.S.

By Barry Poulson · August 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD, National
U.S. should consider ‘financial free zones’ to stimulate economic growth

U.S. should consider ‘financial free zones’ to stimulate economic growth

A Financial free zone could support the rapidly growing energy sector as well as other industries in North America, much as they have in the UAE and other emerging markets. A financial free zone could be a catalyst for increased investment and renewed economic growth and full employment in the U.S.

By Barry Poulson · August 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD, National
Get federal government out of student loan business

Get federal government out of student loan business

An affordable college loan is one that you can afford, and many college students can’t afford the federal loans they have accrued.

By Barry Poulson · July 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD, National
Japan's rapid monetary expansion plan latest salvo in risky global currency war

Japan's rapid monetary expansion plan latest salvo in risky global currency war

The currency war appears to be escalating with even greater currency depreciation, trade restriction, and capital controls. These beggar thy neighbor policies led to the collapse of world trade and capital flows during the Great Depression.

By Barry Poulson · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD, Business/Economy, National
Japan’s rapid monetary expansion plan latest salvo in risky global currency war

Japan’s rapid monetary expansion plan latest salvo in risky global currency war

The currency war appears to be escalating with even greater currency depreciation, trade restriction, and capital controls. These beggar thy neighbor policies led to the collapse of world trade and capital flows during the Great Depression.

By Barry Poulson · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Poulson, PhD, Business/Economy, National