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Macro, Micro, Minnesota

Macro, Micro, Minnesota analyzes the big stories in the news through the lens of economics. It is written by College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University professor Louis D. Johnston.

That Center of the American Experiment report on the Minnesota economy? It’s politics, not economics

Minnesota’s slower growth has an explanation in economic theory — and it’s got nothing to do with taxes or regulation.