Listen to the Audio Mises Wire version of this article. A line in a recent National Post news story left me aghast: “Economists are nearly unanimous in their support for the $381-billion deficit...
The support of libertarians for big business is another debunked myth. So long as these enterprises are compatible with genuine free-market capitalism, fine. But because so many seek subsidies, bailouts, and other forms of coerced largesse, they do not carry the banner of libertarianism.