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Which Economists Are Throwing Their Support Behind Mitt Romney?

via Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, August 15, 2012

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According to a press release from Economists For Romney (which is not an official arm of the presumptive GOP nominee’s campaign), over 400 economists have signed a statement in support of Romney’s “bold economic plan for America.”

Some notable names are: Gary Becker, Robert Lucas, Robert Mundell, Myron Scholes, and Edward Prescott–all Nobel laureates; along with Robert J. Barro, Steven Davis, Charles Calomiris, Richard Clarida, Martin Feldstein, Glenn Hubbard, Arthur Laffer, Edward Lazear, Greg Mankiw, Allan Meltzer, George Shultz, and Robert Zoellick, among others.