Economist Antony Davies debunks arguments against liquor sale privatization

on 10/08/10 at 5:55 pm


Based on studies he has done regarding the privatization of alcoholic beverage sales in other states, Duquesne University economist Antony Davies concludes that “the major opposition surrounds the social impact of privatizing alcohol. The conventional wisdom would say if you privatize alcohol, the state loses control, and you will see more social problems associated with drinking.”

Empirically, however, this is not true, Davies told the Charlottesville Libertarian Examiner

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