The Federalist Society

Does the Right to Arms Impede or Promote Economic Development?

May 1, 2005

David B. Kopel, Paul Gallant, Joanne D. Eisen

In the 1960s, the United Nations resolved to “take on the development challenge.” The objectives were eradicating poverty, educating the ignorant, and giving each human being a broader range of life choices....

Does the Right to Arms Impede or Promote Economic Development?  


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