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UT-Austin tried to hire a game theorist for its new free-enterprise think tank. He turned down the job because of fights over tenure.

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick wants to eliminate tenure, but his attempts have impacted the institute he helped create.

The University of Texas at Austin campus.

Keith Schnakenberg is an associate professor of political science at Washington University in St. Louis.

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