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James Gwartney


Gwartney can discuss the kinds of macroeconomic issues that are typically discussed in election years, such as taxes, budget deficits, monetary policy and unemployment.

(850) 644-7645
jdgwartney@fsu.edu
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Randall G Holcombe

DeVoe L. Moore Professor of Economics


Holcombe is an expert on the effect of government activity on economic growth. In regards to the 2016 presidential election he says both Clinton and Trump have taken economic positions that would harm our economy.

(850) 644-7095
holcombe@fsu.edu
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Milton H Marquis


Marquis, who served the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco as Research Department senior economist from 2000 to 2003 and as visiting scholar in 2005-2006 and 2009, can discuss national economic issues, including monetary theory and policy, and macroeconomic theory, which relates to taxes and budget deficits.

(850) 645-1526
mmarquis@fsu.edu
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Franita Tolson

Betty T. Ferguson Professor of Voting Rights in the College of Law


Tolson is an expert on the areas of constitutional law, election law, legal history and employment discrimination. In regards to the 2016 presidential election, Tolson can discuss campaign strategy, issues most likely to affect the election outcome, the politics of swing states, and any other matters that are of importance to the election.

(850) 644-7402
ftolson@law.fsu.edu
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Carol Weissert

LeRoy Collins Eminent Scholar Chair and Professor of Political Science


Weissert is an expert on national and state politics, with an emphasis on elections, intergovernmental relations, federalism, health policy and Florida politics.

(850) 644-7320 or (850) 297-0111
cweissert@fsu.edu
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