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  • Speaker: Bryan Caplan
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    Topic: The Case Against Education

    Education is over-rated. While it sharply increases the incomes of the well-educated, the reason is largely "signaling." But the problem is largely the government's fault: Without almost a trillion dollars of government subsidies per year, we'd waste far less time and money mastering irrelevant subjects - and young people would begin independent, productive lives years earlier.

    Where? On your computer!

    Bryan Caplan is the Professor of Economics at George Mason University and blogger for EconLog. His first book, The Myth of the Rational Voter, was named "the best political book of the year" by the New York Times. His new book, Selfish Reasons to Have More Kids, is also a bestseller. He has published in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, American Economic Review, Economic Journal, Journal of Law and Economics, and Intelligence, and appeared on 20/20 and C-SPAN.
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