John Quiggin's hit piece on Henry Hazlitt, Economics In Two Lessons, is just a run-of-the-mill center-left essay on how we need more government intervention.
Bureaucracy and Regulation
Los Angeles city bureaucrats want fewer cars on the streets. Unfortunately, their plans have side effects which endanger human life and safety.
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Joseph Stiglitz has written a new book that calls for massive state control over the economy.
Taxes and Spending
Social Security acts as a sort of "reverse insurance," doling out money now, leaving less for the future.
Holcombe contends “political capitalism,” has come to replace market capitalism. We now have an economic system in which government and the private sector team up to exploit everyone else.
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2018 was the year when, yet again, the socialist model proved its inability to generate benefits for a population
Foundations of A Free Society is a valuable collection of essays on Ayn Rand's political philosophy. The contributors include both Objectivist philosophers and libertarians who are not Objectivists.
In Libertarianism, the philosopher Eric Mack offers an excellent and important guide to libertarian theory. In my review, I concentrate on his discussion of Robert Nozick.