Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
Unilateral free trade is not some utopian libertarian ideal. It is a real-world policy that has been used and which reaps economic rewards.
World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
Deirdre McCloskey contends that ideas — not capital accumulation or material resources — have caused widespread economic development.
Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory
The decline in industrial production is in many ways the product of government interventionism.
U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
Faith in the voting process has weakened because voters are increasingly fearful of what an electoral loss might bring.
Populism is a strategy that may be used by any ideological group whose political agenda differs radically from that of the ruling class.
Global EconomyBusiness Cycles
China has many problems, but it also has a high savings rate, a limited welfare state, and a rising middle class.