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Walter E. Williams

Bradley Prize Winner 2017

Professor of Economics.
(703) 993-1148
D158 Buchanan Hall
Department of Economics
George Mason University

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Homepage of the Department of Economics at GMU.

Selected Syndicated Columns

by Walter Williams

2018 March

Trump's Steel and Aluminum TariffsMarch 14, 2018

There are a couple of important economic lessons that the American people should learn. I’m going to title one “the seen and unseen” and the other “narrow we...

Hidden Agenda or Ignorance?March 07, 2018

Before we discuss violence with guns, I’d like to run a couple of questions by you. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every day ne...

2018 February

Another Liberal-Created FailureFebruary 28, 2018

A liberal-created failure that goes entirely ignored is the left’s harmful agenda for society’s most vulnerable people — the mentally ill. Eastern State Hosp...

Will Automation Kill Our Jobs?February 21, 2018

A recent article in The Guardian dons the foreboding title “Robots will destroy our jobs — and we’re not ready for it.” The article claims, “For every job cr...

Black History MonthFebruary 14, 2018

Carter G. Woodson, noted scholar, historian and educator, created “Negro History Week” in 1926, which became Black History Month in 1976. Woodson chose Febru...

Let's Limit SpendingFebruary 07, 2018

Some people have called for a balanced budget amendment to our Constitution as a means of reining in a big-spending Congress. That’s a misguided vision, for ...