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Jim Fedako

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Jim Fedako, a business analyst and homeschooling father of seven, lives in the wilds of suburban Columbus. Send him mail.

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The Unseen Cost of Shoveling Snow

Philosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

Blog01/27/2018
The broken-window fallacy can be seen everywhere — and snow removal must necessarily come at the cost of not doing something else.

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Nowadays, Health Insurance Isn’t Really Insurance

Big GovernmentFree MarketsPrices

07/30/2015Mises Daily Articles
Modern health "insurance" is really just a wealth-transfer scheme that now ignores risk and true costs.

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Health Care and the Candy Store Called Socialism

HealthTaxes and SpendingFiscal TheoryOther Schools of Thought

05/23/2014Audio/Video
In socialist countries of old, it was easy to find cookies and candies in state-owned stores while fresh meat and bread was rare, writes Jim Fedako. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Joe Kohlhaas.

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Health Care and the Candy Store Called Socialism

HealthInterventionism

05/08/2014Mises Daily Articles
In socialist countries of old, it was easy to find cookies and candies in state-owned stores while fresh meat and bread was rare.

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The Logical Progression of "Public Accomodation"

Legal SystemInterventionism

04/21/2014Mises Daily Articles
One implication of a positive right to service from a business is the derivative positive right to quality service.

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