Bruce Bartlett's 6 Favorite Political Books

11/5/2017 - Distinguished Professor of Economics Peter Lindert inThe Week.

Even progressives are wary of advocating an aggressive use of government spending to deal with social problems, because of the widespread belief in one idea: that redistribution is bad for the economy. In this two-volume work, Lindert, an economic historian at the University of California, Davis, draws from the historical record to show conclusively that this is nonsense.

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