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Clifford Thies


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Clifford F. Thies is the Eldon R. Lindsay Professor of Economics and Finance at Shenandoah University. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Boston College.

Professor Thies is also a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute. His institutional affiliation solely for identification.

He is a contributor to six books and author or coauthor of more than six dozen articles in such scholarly journals as The Independent Review; Eastern Economic Journal; Explorations in Economic History, Southern Economic Journal; Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting; Journal of Economic History; Review of Austrian Economics; Journal of Economics and Business; Financial Review; Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics; Small Business Economics; and Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.

Recent Articles and Publications

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September 12, 2019
By Clifford Thies
In a recent survey of business economists, only 4 percent said they expected a recession to begin by the end of the year.
August 28, 2019
By Clifford Thies
Judging from the apoplectic reaction of the American media, U.S. President Donald Trump was spectacular at  the just-concluded G7 conference.
July 9, 2019
By Clifford Thies
In a country that is both democratic and socialistic, we might suspect that crafty politicians will run for office by promising more and more free stuff.
April 30, 2019
By Clifford Thies
At the time that the Europeans arrived here, there were maybe 100 million Buffalo lumbering about.

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