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Appeared in: Volume 11, Number 5
Published on: January 11, 2016
Cotton and Capitalism
Was America Built By Slaves?

Historians today say “yes.” But free men and women would have built it better and made it richer.

Paul DeRosa taught economics at Columbia and is a retired principal of Mt. Lucas, LLC.
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