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Robert Higgs: Government's Intrusions Threaten Economy

June 2, 2010

Bob Higgs says the government's growing intrusions into the economy -- bank bailouts, economic stimulus, interest rate manipulations and money printing by the Federal Reserve, increased business regulations -- could eventually lead to soaring price inflation and interest rates and another economic downturn. Higgs is senior fellow in political economy at The Independent Institute and this week's featured podcast guest.