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Will Janet Yellen Lend Trump a Helping Hand?

Big GovernmentThe FedU.S. Economy

The Fed has a way of getting the opposite of what it expects.

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A New Front in the War on Payday Lenders

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionism

Google joins forces with government regulators to rob low-income people of one of their few choices for quick and easy loans.

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Did The Free Market Kill Coal?

Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentInterventionism

Leftists often blame "the free market" for the demise of the coal industry. "And good riddance," they say. But, markets had very little to do with it.

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What Republicans Miss About Healthcare Reform

Big GovernmentHealth


Senator Rand Paul's proposal is an improvement from Obamacare, but it doesn't address the fundamental problems with American healthcare.

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No Country Should Be Bigger Than This

Big GovernmentDecentralization and SecessionPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

Even if we agreed that states can provide certain amenities of value, state powers still become dangerously prone to abuse the larger the state grows.

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Obamacare: Is It Worse Than What Came Before It?

Big GovernmentHealth


The US economy has been so malformed by interventionist policy, it has become difficult to say how even a policy of repeal might distort markets.

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Why Government Solutions Usually End in Inflation

Big GovernmentBooms and BustsMonetary Theory


All governments are firmly committed to the policy of low interest rates, credit expansion, and inflation.

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Restaurants to Eliminate More Waiters in Response to Minimum Wage Hike

Big GovernmentU.S. Economy


In response to new mandated wage hikes, restaurant owners are likely to raise prices, cut waiter jobs, and move toward less reliance on labor.

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Change May be Coming to the National Labor Relations Board

Big GovernmentLegal SystemInterventionismPolitical Theory


Donald Trump has some troubles with labor unions. Fortunately for him, the NLRB may soon look very different.

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