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By Show-Me Institute Staff on Dec 31, 2016
As we ring in the New Year the Show-Me Institute will continue to fight for liberty in Missouri. Enjoy a prosperous 2017 and check out our Blueprint for the New Year.
 
 
 
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By Michael Austin on Dec 20, 2016
In the 2nd quarter of 2016, Missouri ranked 28th among the states for income growth. Looking at the state’s performance since 2010, Missouri ranks 39th. This disappointing performance is a cause for concern.
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By Wendell Cox on Dec 09, 2016
The climate is so-so, there’s no nearby ocean or mountain range, and the metro area population has climbed only modestly over the past 3½ decades. But Kansas City appears to be better positioned than other comparably sized U.S.
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By admin on Nov 30, 2016

This holiday season, please support liberty in Missouri by making a tax-deductible donation to the Show-Me Institute.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Nov 29, 2016

Should we raise the minimum wage? Studies have shown that doing so hurts the workers it is intended to help. A higher minimum wage also provides incentive for employers to replace low-skilled workers with technology.

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By Jessica Gatewood on Nov 28, 2016
This holiday season, please support liberty in Missouri by making a tax-deductible donation to the Show-Me Institute.
 
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By Eva Moskowitz on Nov 21, 2016
Eva Moskowitz founded Success Academy Charter Schools in 2006. Over the past ten years, Success has become the largest network of public charter schools in New York City, and one of the highest-performing schools in the country.
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By Wendell Cox on Nov 15, 2016
Wendell Cox talks with Mike Ferguson about his soon-to-be-released paper: Kansas City–Genuinely World Class: A Competitive Analysis.
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By Michael Highsmith on Nov 03, 2016

The Missouri Automobile Dealership Association has sued to force Tesla to sell their cars through independent dealerships instead of directly to customers. Why shouldn't Tesla be allowed to pursue the business model it believes will make it successful?

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By Patrick Ishmael on Nov 02, 2016

The Affordable Care Act has transformed healthcare across the country. In Missouri and other states, there are steps that can be taken to open up healthcare to more market competition.

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