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Money and BanksInterventionismPrivate Property
As Zimbabwe's economy worsens, its government now insists residents start using easily-inflated local currency again. This is sowing the seed of another devastating episode of hyperinflation.
What exchanges take place, and which do not, is affected by how markets are regulated. Black markets and regulated markets have different outcomes than free markets.
Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentInterventionism
Europe is seeing the dangers of allowing demagogy to dictate energy policy.
The EnvironmentTaxes and SpendingInterventionism
To borrow a line from Al Gore, this strikes me as a “risky scheme.”
The EnvironmentGlobal EconomyInterventionism
Environmental activists admit that the Paris Agreement wasn't a "solution" to climate change, they should actually be thanking Trump for abandoning it.
The scare tactics from Beto O'Rourke and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is yet another example demonstrating the farce of the climate change policy debate.
Social Democracy fails for the same reasons communism did. It just fails more slowly.
Big GovernmentInterventionismPolitical Theory
The Swiss “Landsgemeinde” assembly provides some insight into how to create a less-bad form of political power. But that's still worse than true self-determination.
Before wealth can be redistributed by the state, it must first be produced. But welfare-state policies end up destroying the very wealth which is necessary for redistribution.
The Green New Deal contains a wish list of progressive social and economic goals that come with a staggering price tag.