L.A. to Worsen Housing Shortage with New Rent Controls

The EntrepreneurPolitical TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog2 hours ago
Housing activists in Los Angeles hope to expand rent control there. This will make the city's housing crisis even worse.

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Janet Yellen on Workforce Development

The Fed

6 hours agoFedWatch
Yellen sees challenges to be solved in the labor market, but completely misses the Fed and government's hand in the problems.

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Colonel House and Woodrow Wilson: Paving the Way for War

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog9 hours ago
The alliance between Colonel Edward Mandell House and Woodrow Wilson would prove to be momentous indeed.

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The Problem with Paid Parental Leave

Big GovernmentValue and Exchange

Blog22 hours ago
Once again, good-intentioned policies that ignore the laws of economics only hurt those who they were originally intended to help.

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Mises on Nationalism, the Right of Self-Determination, and the Problem of Immigration

War and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog22 hours ago
Mises did not see immigration in terms of pure economics, but assessed it from the viewpoint of a classical liberal regime of private property.

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Raiders Move to Vegas Gives Taxpayers Reason to Boo, Players Reason to Cheer

Taxes and Spending

Blog03/28/2017
The NFL is coming to Vegas. This means higher hotel taxes for tourists, but lower tax rates for players.

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