Posts by Lawrence McQuillan
Lawrence J. McQuillan is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Center on Entrepreneurial Innovation at the Independent Institute. He is the author of the Independent book, California Dreaming: Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis.
Full biography and recent publications
Free Market Think Tanks, Persuasion, and Big Data
How a Charity Uses Fake Money and Auction Markets to Help Feed America
Transcending Government — A Future of Competitive Governance Driven by “Governance Entrepreneurs”
Transcending Government — Consensual Governance and New Technology
How Soviets in 1960 Imagined 2017, and the Biggest Changes They Missed
Pope Francis’s Failure to See Entrepreneurs as Good Samaritans Undercuts the Poor
Is the Largest Cost of Federal Regulation Not Measured? Insights from the (Growing) Wells Fargo Bank Scandal
The Federal Budget in Plain English
Why Pro-Soda-Tax Ad in Bay Area Is Misleading, Part II
Why Michael Bloomberg’s Pro-Soda-Tax Ad Is Misleading
Why One in Five Americans Are on Government Assistance (in One Image)
Caltrans Wins Golden Fleece Award for Its $10 Billion Highway Robbery
Voting Reform: Putting Lipstick on the Collective Pig Is a Dumb Idea
Rock Music, Censorship, and Zimbabwe’s War of Independence
Gov. Jerry Brown Proves Me Right on Public Pensions
California’s High-Speed Rail Authority Wins Dishonor of the California Golden Fleece Award
Why Bernie Sanders Is Morally Unfit to Be President
How Socialism is Destroying Baseball in Venezuela
CBO’s Big Mistakes Highlight Need to Privatize Economic Data Series
The Truth about Tesla Motors
Time to Privatize Federal Public Land
Friedrichs v. CTA Could End Compulsory Union Dues
Israeli Restaurant Owner Uses Market Incentives to Advance Peace
Actuary Hands Gift to Pension Reformers
Time for Bond Investors, Especially in Chicago, To “Know What You Own”

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