We take so many things that make daily life easier for granted. But entrepreneurs are usually behind what often amounts to revolutionary changes.
Capital and Interest Theory
While Ocasio-Cortez has a degree in economics, she apparently never learned the lessons stressed by Hernando de Soto in his The Mystery of Capital.
Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipPhilosophy and Methodology
Thanks to entrepreneurs, markets are dynamic and constantly expanding. Attempts by governments to manage prices through the bureaucracy are sure to hinder this dynamism and drive to serve customers.
Decentralization and SecessionStrategyHistory of the Austrian School of Economics
Yoram Hazony’s critique of Hayek highlights interesting fissures in theories of political economy on the Right.
Although the subway was never totally private, the history of government's expanded role in running the system has been a history of higher fares and worse service.
The US Constitution doesn't mention immigration regulation as a federal power. So some have tried to redefine immigration as "invasion." It's an unconvincing claim.
Media and CultureMoney and Banking
London is a major global hub, and a hard Brexit wouldn't change that. But one of the best possible outcomes of Brexit could be a move toward real free trade beyond the faux "free trade" of the EU bloc.