Professor Vars Publishes Essay about Gun Registry in The Wall Street Journal

Professor Fred Vars, along with Ian Ayres, published an essay in The Wall Street Journal about a proposal that would allow individuals at risk of suicide to voluntarily place their name on a gun registry.

For more, read “Suicide Accounts for Most Gun Deaths. A Libertarian Approach Could Help.”


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