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A security guard stands in front of a panel displaying world market indexes at an exhibition hall of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange August 10, 2011. (REUTERS/Bobby Yip).

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Even Economists Deserve a Little Respect

September 22, 2014, Robert E. Litan

Robert Litan discusses the thesis of the book Trillion Dollar Economists, explaining that economists' influence is not confined to financial forecasting or economic predictions—as many believe—but extend into industries as varied as sports, healthcare, transportation and regulatory policies effecting nearly every business and many social policies.

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