CJTV: Locke Box

JLF’s Jon Sanders discusses misuse of the ‘multiplier’ to justify economic development

Jon Sanders, John Locke Foundation director of regulatory studies, discusses recent cases of politicians misusing the economic concept known as the “multiplier” to justify spending on dubious public policies. Sanders offered these comments during a June 10, 2013, speech for the John Locke Foundation’s Shaftesbury Society. To watch full-length presentations of JLF events, click here.