Op-ed: A Texas price-gouging law is backfiring

By Michael Gilberson & Halea Walker

Aug 20, 2018

AP Photo/David J. Phillip

Professor Michael Giberson, of Texas Tech University and CGO Undergraduate Research Fellow Halea Walker explain the negative effects of Texas’s emergency price gouging law and the perverse incentives it creates.

Read the full piece as it was published by The Dallas Morning News.

CGO scholars and fellows frequently comment on a variety of topics for the popular press. The views expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Center for Growth and Opportunity or the views of Utah State University.