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Phil Magness

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Senior Research Faculty / Interim Research and Education Director

Phillip W. Magness is Senior Research Faculty and Interim Research and Education Director at the American Institute for Economic Research. He is also a Research Fellow at the Independent Institute. He holds a PhD and MPP from George Mason University’s School of Public Policy, and a BA from the University of St. Thomas (Houston).

Prior to joining AIER, Dr. Magness spent over a decade teaching public policy, economics, and international trade at institutions including American University, George Mason University, and Berry College.

Magness’s work encompasses the economic history of the United States and Atlantic world, with specializations in the economic dimensions of slavery and racial discrimination, the history of taxation, and measurements of economic inequality over time. He also maintains active research interest in higher education policy and the history of economic thought. In addition to his scholarship, Magness’s popular writings have appeared in numerous venues including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Newsweek, Politico, Reason, National Review, and the Chronicle of Higher Education.

 

 

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Articles by Phillip W. Magness

People Adapt, Thwarting Government Plans

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – April 3, 2020

Socialism Under the Cover of Pandemic

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – April 1, 2020
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J.M. Keynes’s Dreams of a Eugenic Future

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – March 23, 2020

The 1% Pay 37% of Federal Income Taxes

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – March 20, 2020

The 1619 Project: An Epitaph

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – March 16, 2020

Harvard Finally Stands Up to Academic Duplicity

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – February 25, 2020

The Academic Truce Has Crumbled

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – January 21, 2020

The Academic Voldemort Principle

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – January 13, 2020
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