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November 27, 2019
The Stock Market Hedges Against Warren
"Mattress Mack" bet a total of $13 million on the Houston Astros winning the World Series, not because he's such a fan, but to cover his business losses if that were to happen.
Government Spending
November 20, 2019
Business Ethics and Morality of the Marketplace
Who do people consider to be less ethical or honest than either telemarketers or used car salesman? If you said Washington politicians, you’d be right on the button.
November 14, 2019
Commentary: Thanks to Trump, Seven Million Americans Have Quit Food Stamps
The booming economy is the primary driver of the dramatic decrease.
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November 12, 2019
Economics Is the Great Reality Check
There is a sense these days, whether in politics or academia, that people should shape their own realities and each result is as valid or real as any other.
November 12, 2019
The Most Beautiful Disruption in Media
On Tuesday, Disney will release an amazing thing that no one on the planet could have anticipated 10 years ago: a service that streams Disney programming on the Internet available to subscribers for $7 per month.
Government Spending
October 8, 2019
Is Alabama a Poor State?
By most measures of income, yes, but income does not account for the cost of living. 

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September 6, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
September 2019 marks 70 years since the appearance of Ludwig von Mises’s Human Action: A Treatise on Economics, one of the truly great “classics” of modern economics.
September 6, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
Lobster is a perfect example of how capitalism is forever making a mess of any entrenched sense of what is fancy and what is plain.
August 28, 2019
By Merrill Matthews
Millions of Americans seem to think large corporations have made the American Dream possible.
August 19, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The New York state law requires farms to allow workers to engage in collective bargaining rights and would impose overtime pay requirements and eligibility for unemployment insurance and workers’ compensation.
August 16, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
Smaller cities in the United States are growing much more quickly than large ones, reversing a trend earlier in the 2010-2019 decade.
August 14, 2019
By Robert Genetski
Review of People, Power and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent by Joseph E. Stiglitz
August 13, 2019
By Joe Barnett
Government paternalism consists not only of giving people things they didn’t pay for, but also in preventing people from making decisions that, in the benevolent judgment of superintending bureaucrats, aren’t in their best interest.
August 13, 2019
By Juliana Knot
Operating a business generally requires a permit, and food-sellers are subject to the requirements of state and local health codes.
August 8, 2019
By Hayley Sledge
The goal of the Trump regulatory agenda is “to reduce costly regulation, while protecting workers, public health, safety, and the environment,” the report states.
August 7, 2019
By Douglas Carr
From 1960 to 1973, the U.S. economy grew by an average of 4.3 percent per year with a government share of 30 percent of GDP.