July 29, 2015

Mercatus Scholars on Barriers to Entry and Occupational Licensing

Veronique de Rugy

Senior Research Fellow

Steven Horwitz

Senior Affiliated Scholar

Christopher Koopman

Senior Affiliated Scholar

Patrick McLaughlin

Senior Research Fellow

Matthew D. Mitchell

Senior Research Fellow

Adam Thierer

Senior Research Fellow

Edward J. Timmons

Associate Professor of Economics, Saint Francis University
Summary

Mercatus Center scholars have repeatedly documented the costs of occupational licensing and offered suggestions for how to reform or eliminate unnecessary licensing practices.

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Mercatus Center scholars have repeatedly documented the costs of occupational licensing and offered suggestions for how to reform or eliminate unnecessary licensing practices.

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