Interventionism

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How Governments Destroy Consumer Sovereignty

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipInterventionismPrices

Blog02/07/2017
The entrepreneur's job is to shape his whole enterprise around consumer wants. Unfortunately, governments often get in the way.

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A New Front in the War on Payday Lenders

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionism

Blog02/03/2017
Google joins forces with government regulators to rob low-income people of one of their few choices for quick and easy loans.

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Free Trade versus "Free Trade"

Free MarketsInterventionism

Blog01/23/2017
To economists, free trade means absence of government interference with trade. To politicians, "free-trade" means a complex set of managed policies.

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Did The Free Market Kill Coal?

Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentInterventionism

Blog01/20/2017
Leftists often blame "the free market" for the demise of the coal industry. "And good riddance," they say. But, markets had very little to do with it.

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The Dangers of a "Universal Basic Income"

InterventionismValue and Exchange

Blog01/16/2017

A "universal basic income" serves to make workers and entrepreneurs less likely to produce goods and services the consumers need most.

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Change May be Coming to the National Labor Relations Board

Big GovernmentLegal SystemInterventionismPolitical Theory

Blog12/25/2016

Donald Trump has some troubles with labor unions. Fortunately for him, the NLRB may soon look very different.

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Lame-duck Congress Looking to Ban Online Gambling

Big GovernmentInterventionism

Blog12/07/2016

As more states consider legalizing online gambling, Republican Senators look for a new Federal ban.

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The Week in Review: December 3, 2016

The Police StateWorld HistoryInterventionismMonetary TheoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/02/2016

American's should worry less about companies leaving for oversees, and more about how government is eroding their freedoms.

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