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Crisis of Conservatism?The Republican Party, the Conservative Movement, and American Politics After Bush$
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Joel D. Aberbach and Gillian Peele

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199764013

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764013.001.0001

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Conservatives and the American Economy

Conservatives and the American Economy

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Crisis of Conservatism?

George A. (Sandy) Mackenzie

Oxford University Press

The chapter explores the influence of the conservative movement on American economic policy. It assesses the role of conservative ideas on economic thought and practice and distinguishes between different strands of conservative economic philosophy and their relationship to policy. It assesses where conservative economic policy has been successful and where it has been less significant.

Keywords:   economic conservatism, role of government, deficits, tax policy, social security reform, Milton Friedman, financial deregulation, labor, markets, protectionism, public spending

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