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October 25, 2022
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A digital dollar’s threats to privacy and freedom are real.
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October 25, 2022
Liberalism, True and False
The death of liberalism has been hailed or feared for well over a century now.
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October 5, 2022
If America Were Totalitarian, Where Would You Want to Live?
How free is America, really, today? What is the direction toward which we seem to be continuing to head?
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September 30, 2022
Economic Freedom and the Pandemic
COVID responses had enormous societal consequences beyond the virus’ illnesses and deaths.
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September 14, 2022
Government Money: They Aren't Ready, They Haven't Aimed - But They Fire Anyway
“The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.”
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September 9, 2022
ESG and Markets
If ESG is a fad driven by America’s out-of-touch radical elites, markets will remedy the excess if ESG is not imposed via regulatory dictate.

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Economy
October 25, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
The death of liberalism has been hailed or feared for well over a century now.
October 25, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
A digital dollar’s threats to privacy and freedom are real.
October 5, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
How free is America, really, today? What is the direction toward which we seem to be continuing to head?
September 30, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
COVID responses had enormous societal consequences beyond the virus’ illnesses and deaths.
September 14, 2022
By Seton Motley
“The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.”
September 9, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
If ESG is a fad driven by America’s out-of-touch radical elites, markets will remedy the excess if ESG is not imposed via regulatory dictate.
September 6, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
The “power” large businesses seemingly possess over us is limited and not based on force. Yet as the casting couch reminds us, economic power is not entirely benign. Today’s social media giants raise some of the vulnerabilities of economic power, meriti
August 31, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
The labor market’s performance refutes a central element of Modern Monetary Theory’s license for government spending.
August 31, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
Those who value the free and prosperous society must continue to articulate the case for the limited government, free market system, even if it seems sometimes that few are listening.
August 17, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
The Biden Administration’s recession denial may tip off our transition to degrowth.
August 17, 2022
By James Agresti
The Inflation Reduction Act will do almost none of what Manchin claims it will—and often the exact opposite.
July 27, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Wokeness will not protect business for long because progressives are hostile to business. This arranged marriage will not produce lasting bliss for corporate America.
July 27, 2022
By Seton Motley
It’s a Big world. We Little Guys are just (barely) living in it - for now. Our nation’s Big Governments - are HUGE.
July 19, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
America has chosen to meet society’s demands for products by continually increasing supplies from foreign sources, but those choices are backfiring on the American economy.
June 28, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Listen to economists with different world views describe events and decide for yourself which view makes more sense.
June 13, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover has stirred many emotions. The deal also illustrates the unprofitability of media bias, which claims of media bias must consider.
June 13, 2022
By Seton Motley
I’m sure Communist China thinks their investment in the Bidens was well worth it.
June 13, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
The free market harmonizes the peaceful pursuits of each individual with the purposes and activities of all others.
May 31, 2022
By Seton Motley
As government raises the floor for loans - the absolute last thing we need is government also lowering the ceiling.
May 24, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
The laissez-faire variation on the liberal theme never really had a chance, because except for a small handful like Ludwig von Mises, it had few champions, even in the market-oriented liberal camp.
May 9, 2022
By Seton Motley
We remain the only country actually cutting our own economic throat in the name of “climate change.”
May 9, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
The Fed’s inability to see the onrushing freight train of inflation that has smacked America shows again that experts know much less than they think.
May 9, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
Following a classical liberal approach might not only have saved many thousands of lives but prevented hundreds of billions of dollars of destruction that will leave Ukraine much poorer.
May 9, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
Free markets, not government, plan for and adapt to the future.
May 9, 2022
By James Agresti
While some believe the U.S. government can spend and borrow with abandon because it can print money, one of the most established laws of economics is that there is no such thing as a free lunch.
May 3, 2022
By Seton Motley
The government and Fed are over a barrel. The federal debt is now over $30 trillion. But the Fed’s only way to address runaway inflation? Raising interest rates.
May 3, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Government transfers cannot make a nation wealthier and have contributed substantially to inflation.
April 29, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
Our task is to do all in our power and ability to revive an understanding of and inspire a desire to preserve, restore, and extend the ideal and practice of the truly free society.
April 25, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Politicians who want to go into business should use their own money, not tax dollars.
April 14, 2022
By Seton Motley
The Biden Administration has engaged in an omni-directional assault on our food production system.
April 12, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
A credible commitment not to ban fossil fuels may soon be necessary to significantly increase production.
April 11, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Protecting economic freedom does not require tolerating the cheating industry.
March 28, 2022
By Seton Motley
Biden’s deconstruction of America has hit nearly every aspect of human existence. One of the most devastating Biden deconstructions - is of the US supply chain.
March 28, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
In the midst of the various crises that are enveloping the world, the political paternalists keep dreaming their dreams of socially engineering a new, centrally planned world.
March 16, 2022
By Seton Motley
Can we guess who will get the lion’s share of all of this DC money? DC’s biggest cronies, of course.
March 16, 2022
By Seton Motley
The US has driven the semiconductor industry nigh completely out of domestic existence - through titanically stupid over-tax, over-regulatory and America Last, one-sided, fake “free trade” policies.
March 11, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
The most important element of a truly successful restoration of both freedom and prosperity is a change in ideologies from collectivism and socialism to free market liberalism
March 9, 2022
By Seton Motley
Isn't DC great? First they make it impossible for people to make money. Then they make it impossible for people to borrow money.
March 8, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
Sanctions and halting energy imports could impose nontrivial costs on Russia. Unfortunately, invasions are rarely launched on strict cost-benefit grounds, limiting their impact.
February 22, 2022
By Richard Ebeling
For decades the social engineering economists have insisted that their cases for government intervention, regulation, and income redistribution were merely “pragmatic” proposals to overcome the inefficiencies and “failures” of the market economy.