Robert “Tino” Sonora

Political fliers don’t make good econ textbooks

In about a month’s time, less than half of eligible voters will be exercising their right and heading to polls to make their electoral choices.

Most of those voters have already made their decisions, but that doesn’t seem to stop any number of tax-exempt political organizations from showering hapless voters with a seemingly...

Robert “Tino” Sonora is an assistant professor of economics and co-director of the Office of Economic Analysis and Business Research at Fort Lewis College. Reach him at

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