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Planet Earth and the Tyranny of Mother Nature

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsMedia and Culture

Blog11/29/2016

Only peaceful social cooperation enables us to take advantage of the best parts of human life and escape the tyranny of biological competition.

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State Regulators Deny the Homeless a Free Meal

The EntrepreneurThe Police StatePolitical Theory

Blog11/21/2016

You want to give free food to the homeless? "Too bad," say regulators who'd rather people get no food than "unapproved" food.

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Four States Vote to Punish Low-Skilled Workers With Minimum Wage Hikes

The EntrepreneurPolitical TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog11/18/2016

Recent minimum wage increases will both increase the cost of living and limit employment for low-skilled workers.

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Will Driverless Cars Make Traffic Cops Irrelevant?

The EntrepreneurPolitical Theory

Blog11/08/2016

The states control over deciding who drives and how becomes a lot less relevant in a world of autonomous cars.

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New Overtime Rules Will Make Life Much Harder for Young Workers

The EntrepreneurPolitical Theory

Blog11/01/2016

Salaried jobs provide opportunities and flexibility. Government regulators want to take those options away.

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Ignorance Is More Costly in Politics than in Markets

The EntrepreneurCalculation and KnowledgePolitical TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog10/16/2016

Not understanding how politics works will prove to be much more harmful than ignorance about how markets work.

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Latest Regs Show "Consumer Protection" Can Justify Pretty Much Anything

The EntrepreneurPolitical Theory

Blog10/11/2016

When new and burgeoning markets find themselves operating in unregulated territories, it does not take long for the state to intervene.

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The Trumped-Up Myths Behind "Trickle-Down" Economics

The EntrepreneurTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog10/02/2016

The critique of "trickle-down" economics relies on a mistaken zero-sum view that more income for some must reduce incomes to others.

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Henry Hazlitt's Dystopia: A Review of Time Will Run Back

The EntrepreneurPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog10/02/2016

Henry Hazlitt brings to his only novel, Time Will Run Back, the same clarity and ease for the reader he brought to Economics in One Lesson.

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The Ethics of Entrepreneurship and Profit

The EntrepreneurPolitical TheoryPraxeology

Blog09/02/2016

With a state in existence, ultimately, all private property becomes state property.

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