Even the more "subtle" or "nuanced" arguments for tariffs smack of the same old mercantilist arguments that have been refuted by economists going back to Adam Smith.
Money and Banks
Central banks' efforts to artificially stabilize interest rates encourages greater risk-taking by banks, and contributes to instability in the banking sector.
HealthTaxes and Spending
Compared to other types of universal healthcare systems, what we call "single-payer" healthcare is possibly the worst of all.
Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentInterventionism
The scare tactics from Beto O'Rourke and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is yet another example demonstrating the farce of the climate change policy debate.
When governments resort to unbacked fiat currency, a many-layered swindle lies hidden behind the appearance of a quick fix.
Legal SystemThe Police State
Taxes and Spending
France has a lower income than 49 US states, which may shed some light on why protests continue all these weeks later.
The key to a high quality of life is a free economy devoted to trade and entrepreneurship. Contrary to what we're told about Europe's welfare states, more government social spending doesn't cause economic prosperity.