More from Robert A. Lawson

Commentary

Freedom Is Key to Prosperity

Philadelphia Inquirer. September 18, 2012.

Economic Freedom of the World: Lessons for the U.S.

Huffington Post. September 25, 2011.

Declining Economic Freedom

Washington Times. October 7, 2010.

Cato Studies

Does Immigration Impact Economic Freedom?

Working Paper No. 19. May 6, 2014.

The Economic Gains from Eliminating U.S. Travel Visas

Economic Development Bulletin No. 19. February 6, 2014.

The Path to Development: When Does the Legal Environment Become Critical?

Economic Development Bulletin No. 7. April 10, 2006.