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May 15, 2019
Create Socialism Over One Product, Then We’ll Talk
That socialism as an idea could survive hundreds of years — even back to the ancient world — is a tribute to the capacity of the human mind to imagine it can create that which reality will forever decline to make possible.
Economy
May 15, 2019
Should We Cap Credit Card Interest Rates at 15%?
Bernie Sanders and Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez have proposed capping credit card interest rates at 15%
Economy
May 10, 2019
When Two Companies Control 90% Of The Market – It’s Not A Free Market
Many self-described free marketeers vociferously oppose antitrust laws.
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Economy
May 10, 2019
No, Mr. President, Tariffs Do Not Cause Prosperity
The prospect that the US president would conclude that tariffs cause growth has always been the downside of good economic numbers.
Economy
April 29, 2019
Central Banking Is Central Planning
At a time when the appeal of and demands for a new “democratic” socialism seem to have caught the imagination of many among the young.
Government & Politics
April 22, 2019
Report: Population Shifts Will Change States’ Representation in U.S. Congress
Some states will gain, others lose, seats in the U.S. House

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Economy
May 15, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
That socialism as an idea could survive hundreds of years — even back to the ancient world — is a tribute to the capacity of the human mind to imagine it can create that which reality will forever decline to make possible.
May 15, 2019
By Art Carden
Bernie Sanders and Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez have proposed capping credit card interest rates at 15%
May 10, 2019
By Seton Motley
Many self-described free marketeers vociferously oppose antitrust laws.
May 10, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
The prospect that the US president would conclude that tariffs cause growth has always been the downside of good economic numbers.
April 29, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
At a time when the appeal of and demands for a new “democratic” socialism seem to have caught the imagination of many among the young.
April 22, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Some states will gain, others lose, seats in the U.S. House
April 8, 2019
By Daniel Sutter
The Alabama legislature kicked off its new term with a special session to increase the gas tax, a result which seemed foreordained.  Nonetheless, the gas tax raises interesting economic and political considerations.
April 8, 2019
By Daniel Sutter
I frequently extol the virtues of economic freedom, which generally produces prosperity and rising standards of living.  However, could economic freedom possibly be contributing to America’s opioid crisis and its tragic deaths?
April 2, 2019
Tax Cuts Boost the Growth Rate of the U.S. Economy
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April 1, 2019
New York State spends a lot on business development incentives