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If Punjabi farmers had been portrayed as affluent, the media would view them as greedy entrepreneurs. But leveraging the political capital of perceived powerlessness has allowed them to obscure their true status as rent seekers.
Original Article: ""India's Farming Reform: A Lesson in Interest Group Politics"
This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by Michael Stack.