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Occasional Paper 156
Center for the Study of American Business (CSAB), Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 63130
Many people believe that the Department of Commerce has outlived its usefulness. Eliminating the whole department is one way for the federal government to reduce unnecessary costs and regulation. Certain divisions that are essential could be slimmed down and moved to other departments.
Department of Commerce
Economics | Public Policy
Weidenbaum, Murray L., "Abolish the Department of Commerce Now", Occasional Paper 156, 1995, doi:10.7936/K7T151VJ.
Murray Weidenbaum Publications, https://openscholarship.wustl.edu/mlw_papers/138.