Adam Smith and Bruce Yandle

Adam Smith is Assistant Professor of Economics at Johnson & Wales University, and Bruce Yandle is Professor of Economics Emeritus at Clemson University. They are authors of the September 2014 Cato Institute book, Bootleggers & Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics.

The Minimum Wage Struggle: Bootleggers and Baptists

The minimum wage fight is a good example of how politics can attract strange bedfellows.