Morgan Reynolds on Lincoln, FDR, War Myths, and 9/11
Morgan Reynolds joins the show to discuss
Lincoln, FDR, war myths and the economy. We talk about the "Honest"
Abe's lies that led to the War of Southern Independence, the causes of
the Great Depression, FDR's failed domestic policies and his serial
deceptions that dragged the country into the Second World War. Later we
discuss the economy, the failure of Keynesian economics, 9/11 and the
Morgan O. Reynolds, Ph.D., currently is Professor emeritus, economics,
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. He is a former Chief
Economist at the U.S. Department of Labor 2001-2002, and he also served
as the Director of the Criminal Justice Center and Senior Fellow at the
National Center for Policy Analysis, headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
Reynolds received his Ph.D. in economics in 1971 from the University of
Wisconsin in Madison. He has taught and done research at several
universities including the Poverty Institute at the University of
Wisconsin, the University of California and Texas A&M. He has served
on the board of editors at the Journal of Labor Research, the Quarterly
Journal of Austrian Economics, and the Journal of Libertarian Studies.
In 1993-4 Reynolds was visiting scholar at the Joint Economic Committee
of the U.S. Congress. He has been an adjunct scholar with the Cato
Institute and currently is an adjunct scholar with the Ludwig von Mises
Institute in Auburn, Alabama. Among other professional affiliations, Dr.
Reynolds has been a member of the Mont Pelerin Society, an
international society of free-market economists, scholars and policy