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Occupational licensing: repo edition - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Feb 25, 2015

Occupational licensing rules block too many Americans from entering protected professions.Brookings covered some of the horrors back in January:For example, some states require that florists and make-up artists satisfy expensive and time-intensive requirements before they are legally permitted to perform their jobs. Also subject to such requirements in various states are locksmiths, ballroom dance instructors, hair braiders, manicurists, interior … Read More