Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
And yet I feel obliged to withhold my approval ... [for] the appropriation of public funds...
EducationPhilosophy and Methodology
U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
It is a common fallacy that if a person is successful in business, they will be a good politician. This is dangerously naive.
History of the Austrian School of Economics
There is much to learn about Ludwig von Mises form his writings on economic conflicts of those years between the two World Wars.
World HistoryPolitical Theory
There's no reason to believe choosing representatives through a lottery system or "by chance" is worse than what we have now.
I hope to correct a persistent misunderstanding about Mencken's economic and political ideas.
The FedMoney and BanksTaxes and Spending
Booms and Busts
Central banks can put in motion a prolonged deviation of expectations from the facts of reality. But they can't keep it up forever.
The medical establishment has done its best to crush market-oriented strategies to make healthcare more affordable.
Bureaucracy and RegulationProtectionism and Free TradeThe Police State
From free trade to cutting welfare, here are four ways to improve immigration policy that don't make government more intrusive in our lives.