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Charles N. Steele

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Charles N. Steele is an associate professor at Hillsdale College, where he holds the Herman and Suzanne Dettwiler Chair in Economics.

Steele has previously taught economics at the graduate and undergraduate levels at China Agricultural University (Beijing, China), Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia), National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kyiv, Ukraine) and Montana State University (Bozeman MT). In addition, he has worked as a private consultant on design and review of crop insurance programs, as well as the economics of natural gas pipelines.  His areas of research interest include energy and resource policy, health care reform, and the economics of information and uncertainty.

Recent Articles and Publications

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April 1, 2020
By Charles N. Steele
The stimulus approach fails to address the fundamental causes of the economic downturn, while it balloons the deficit to no good end.
October 1, 2019
By Charles N. Steele
New markets, systems, and innovations have the potential to transform civilization, offering greater wealth for society, as well as potential solutions to climate, energy, and resource problems.
March 4, 2019
By Charles N. Steele
Democrats in Congress, are promoting a Green New Deal that would eliminate all fossil fuels in ten years, create a massive federal public works and jobs program, explicit proposals to replace market freedom and limited government with socialism.
February 11, 2019
By Charles N. Steele
Recently, I received a request from Janet Yellen, chair of the Climate Leadership Council, sign the “Economists’ Statement on Carbon Dividends.” 

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