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[unable to retrieve full-text content]Before dumping on Tennessee, let me congratulate them for being one of the few states that is willing to let teenagers make medical decisions. Unfortunately, that doesn’t seem to apply to government officials informing people that minors have a right to vaccinate: Tennessee fired its top immunization official Monday, the official said, in retaliation for […]

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Before dumping on Tennessee, let me congratulate them for being one of the few states that is willing to let teenagers make medical decisions. Unfortunately, that doesn’t seem to apply to government officials informing people that minors have a right to vaccinate: Tennessee fired its top immunization official Monday, the official said, in retaliation for […]
Scott Sumner
Scott B. Sumner is Research Fellow at the Independent Institute, the Director of the Program on Monetary Policy at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and an economist who teaches at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. His economics blog, The Money Illusion, popularized the idea of nominal GDP targeting, which says that the Fed should target nominal GDP—i.e., real GDP growth plus the rate of inflation—to better "induce the correct level of business investment".

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