Mises Daily

The Good Ol' Days: When Tax Rates Were 90 Percent

November 24, 2015
Bernie Sanders and other advocates for more taxes like to note that income tax rates hit 90 percent in the 1950s. What they leave out is that few ever paid such rates and total tax revenues were about the same then as today.

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Should People be Allowed to Work for $1 an Hour?

November 23, 2015
Amazon has developed a new way to help people do easy work for a little extra cash. The jobs involve repetitive tasks that computers can't do. But, since the jobs pay below minimum wage, we’re told the whole thing should be outlawed...

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