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Walter E. Williams

Professor of Economics.
(703) 993-1148
D158 Mason 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

2017 February

There's Nothing FreeFebruary 22, 2017

It was Nobel laureate economist Milton Friedman who made famous the adage, “There’s no such thing as a free lunch.” Professor Friedman could have added that ...

Pawns of LiberalsFebruary 15, 2017

Ordinary black people cannot afford to go along with the liberal agenda that calls for undermining police authority. That agenda makes for more black crime v...

Minimum Wage and DiscriminationFebruary 08, 2017

There is little question in most academic research that increases in the minimum wage lead to increases in unemployment. The debatable issue is the magnitude...

Lower Conduct Standards for LiberalsFebruary 01, 2017

One can only imagine the widespread media, political and intellectual condemnation of Republicans and conservatives if, after the inauguration of Barack Obam...

2017 January

Universities Cave to SnowflakesJanuary 25, 2017

One wonders just how far spineless college administrators will go when it comes to caving in to the demands of campus snowflakes. For those unfamiliar with t...

International Trade ThuggeryJanuary 18, 2017

President-elect Donald Trump’s threats against American companies looking to relocate in foreign countries have won favorable review from many quarters. Supp...