David W. Rasmussen

Florida State University

Professor of Economics emeritus

Tallahasse, FL 32306

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Juvenile Life Without Parole for Non-Homicide Offenses: Florida Compared to Nation

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Oct 2009
Paolo Annino, David W. Rasmussen and Chelsea Boehme Rice
Florida State University - College of Law, Florida State University and Public Interest Law Center
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Rationalizing Drug Policy Under Federalism

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Oct 2003
David W. Rasmussen, Bruce L. Benson and Bruce L. Benson
Florida State University and Florida State University College of LawFlorida State University - Department of Economics
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Reforming Social Security: The Challenge of Income Inequality

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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Social Security Reform, Solvency, Poverty in Retirement, Income Inequality, Wealth Taxation

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Poverty in Retirement: The Long-Term Impact of Rising Economic Inequality

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 May 2018
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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retirement, poverty, economic inequality, social security, aging, labor markets

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Black Reparations: Unlikely Politics and Policy Alternatives

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Mar 2023
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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black reparations, slavery, racsism, black-white wealth gap, changing racial attitudes

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The Rotten Deal: Managed Mutual Funds and Retirement Income

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Aug 2017
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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retirement, income pension, public policy, economics

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Sources of Income Inequality among Households 65 and Older: Can Individual Choice, Markets and Public Policy Increase Equality?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2017
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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Older Households, Income Inequality, Retirement, Wealth, Mutual Funds, Reverse Mortgages, Saving

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Intergenerational Consequences of Births to Unmarried Women

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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The Rights/Development Nexus: Sen, Olson and the Obesity Rights Movement

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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Obesity, Externalities, Economic Development, Interest Groups, Distributive Coalitions

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The Height of Inequality: A Policy Perspective

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2021
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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income inequality, progressive taxation, Laffer curve, occupational licensing, rents, executive compensation, trade associations

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New Priorities are Needed When We 'Save' Social Security

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Aug 2022
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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Social Security, population aging, sources of income, marriage, fertility, retirement crisis

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The Unintended Consequences of Economic Growth

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Mar 2024
David W. Rasmussen
Florida State University
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economic growth, inequality, economic mobility, women families, education, poverty programs

13.

Reverse Mortgages: Private Incentives, Market Constraints, and Public Policy

Posted: 09 Jul 1998
David W. Rasmussen, Isaac F. Megbolugbe and Barbara A. Morgan
Florida State University, Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) - Office of Housing Research and Florida State University - DeVoe L. Moore Center for the Study of Critical Issues in Economic Policy and Government

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