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    • The Captured Economy

    • How the Powerful Enrich Themselves, Slow Down Growth, and Increase Inequality
    • By: Brink Lindsey, Steven M. Teles
    • Narrated by: Shawn Compton
    • Length: 6 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For years, America has been plagued by slow economic growth and increasing inequality. In The Captured Economy, Brink Lindsey and Steven M. Teles identify a common factor behind these twin ills: breakdowns in democratic governance that allow wealthy special interests to capture the policymaking process for their own benefit. 

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Human Capitalism

    • How Economic Growth Has Made Us Smarter - and More Unequal
    • By: Brink Lindsey
    • Narrated by: Allen O'Reilly
    • Length: 2 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What explains the growing class divide between the well-educated and everybody else? Noted author Brink Lindsey, a senior scholar at the Kauffman Foundation, argues that it's because economic expansion is creating an increasingly complex world in which only a minority with the right knowledge and skills - the right "human capital" - reap the majority of the economic rewards. The complexity of today's economy is not only making these lucky elites richer - it is also making them smarter.

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    • Well writing. The audio production was excellent.

    • By stream on 04-25-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • CatoAudio, February 2004

    • By: Chris Edwards, Brink Lindsey, Patrick Basham, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
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    This edition of CatoAudio features Chris Edwards and Brink Lindsey on the economy, trade, and Election 2004; Patrick Basham on the future of democracy in Iraq; Doug Bandow on the pitfalls of military conscription; U.S. News and World Report columnist John Leo on free speech and anti-discrimination laws; John Samples on the free speech and campaign finance regulation; and ABC News 20/20 anchor John Stossel on bias in the media.

    Regular price: $9.95