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Texas Is The Future Of America, Time Declares

Oct 17, 2013

Texas is the star of the latest edition of Time magazine.

The publication declares that Texas is America’s future – and it gives plenty of reasons why.

Three of the five fastest growing cities are in Texas, the magazine notes.

Tyler Cowen writes: “As an economist and a libertarian, I have become convinced that whether they know it or not, these migrants are being pushed (and pulled) by the major economic forces that are reshaping the American economy as a whole: the hollowing out of the middle class, the increased costs of living in the U.S.'s established population centers and the resulting search by many Americans for a radically cheaper way to live and do business.”

Read all about it here. (Note: There is a paywall.)