Thomas Firey

Cato Institute

Senior Fellow

1000 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.

Washington, DC 20001-5403

United States

http://www.cato.org

Maryland Public Policy Institute

Senior Fellow

One Research Court

Suite 450

Rockville, MD 20850

United States

http://www.mdpolicy.org

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

DOWNLOADS

210

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Government in a Pandemic

Cato Institute, Policy Analysis No. 902
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Nov 2020
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 62 (425,006)

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COVID-19, pandemic, coronavirus, COVID, libertarian, government intervention, limited government, epidemic, health restrictions

2.

Confucius, Autonomy, and Capitalism

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Oct 2017
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 36 (532,201)

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Confucianism, Social Justice, Capitalism, Libertarianism, Individualism

3.

Regulation at 40

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 May 2017
Peter VanDoren and Thomas Firey
Cato Institute and Cato Institute
Downloads 29 (570,055)

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regulation, deregulation, economic history, political history

4.

The Civil War and the Southern Rail Network

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Jan 2016
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 24 (601,678)

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Railroad, track gauge, U.S. Civil War, path dependence, lock-in, network effects, network externalities

5.

Can the Republican Party Be Saved? Should It?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 21 (621,956)

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Trump, Republican Party, Republicanism, GOP, American political parties, new political party

6.

The Maryland Electricity Market: A Primer

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Feb 2016
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 16 (657,237)

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Maryland, electricity, restructuring, electricity deregulation

7.

Life, Liberty, and M*A*S*H

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Feb 2021
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 12 (687,314)

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Classical Liberalism, Libertarianism, M*A*S*H, Television

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The Return of ‘Starve-the-Beast’: The Law of Demand and the Future of Smaller Government

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jan 2019
Thomas Firey and Stephen Slivinski
Cato Institute and Cato Institute
Downloads 6 (733,973)
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William Niskanen, starve the beast, fiscal illusion, law of demand

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Fighting NOTA: The Greater Moral Obligation

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Jun 2017
Thomas Firey
Cato Institute
Downloads 4 (749,473)

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organ transplant,