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Detente between United States and Cuba mainly is good for Americans

...worse off than before the offer was extended. And we still continue to pay for our embargo. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-10/d-tente-between-
A true gold standard would re-establish American fiscal responsibility

...politicians voluntarily relinquishing their power to micromanage our economy, I remain optimistic. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-14/true-gold-standa
Raising the minimum wage also will increase job losses

...Any way you view it, increasing minimum wages tends to increase minimum-wage job losses. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-15/raising-minimum-
Uh-oh, it's that time again: Uncontrolled envy is a dangerous emotion

...of Western and non-Muslim civilizations. Uncontrolled envy is indeed a dangerous emotion. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-09/uh-oh-its-time-a
Capitalism has been long deprecated, but its spirit takes a deserved bow

...remarkably as a group they have provided more relief from poverty than collectivist-leaning nations. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-29/capitalism-has-b
Storyland Theatre back for 27th season on new stage

...opening its season with the last play the group did while the college theater was its home.Written by Rick Davis, a professor emeritus at the college, Mademoiselle Hood Meets Le Wolf is a "fractured fairy tale," said Feldman. A few characters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-15/storyland-theatre-bac
Facing the real causes of our slow recovery -- high taxes and red tape

...foolish to believe that the emergence of a de facto oligarchy running our country is unthinkable. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-30/facing-real-caus
Is Federal Reserve really driving stock prices? The assumption is dubious

...adequate business incentive-reward process must first be in place to achieve this objective. (The writer is a professor emeritus of financial economics at the University of Georgia. He lives in Aiken, S.C.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/federal-reserve-
Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction could be reversed

...feeling pretty good that they've got a real shot of reversing the conviction," said William B. Gould IV, a professor emeritus at Stanford Law School.Bonds was indicted in 2007, and four years later a jury deadlocked on three counts charging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-17/barry-bonds-obstruction-
NFL seeks answers regarding marijuana use

...domestic violence, has led some to say the league's priorities are out of whack.In June, Harvard Medical School professor emeritus Lester Grinspoon, one of the forefathers of marijuana research, published an open letter to Goodell, urging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-14/nfl-seeks-answers-regarding-m