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The Time magazine article creating "the gateway drug" myth in the 1970s provided no citations for its claims, except ambiguous references to unnamed “experts.” The evidence remains elusive 40 years later.
Thanks to trade and the pursuit of private-sector profits, even the poorest regions of the world have gained access to modern telecommunications at an astounding speed.
Calculation and Knowledge
Consumer reviews demonstrate one of the important ways that the market itself provides people with more important information in making purchasing decisions.
Bureaucrats manipulate government shutdowns so that they are likely to produce the political outcomes the bureaucrats want.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
America went to war 100 years ago for no good reason, and certainly not for the “general interest” of national security.
Booms and BustsFinancial Markets
From the yield curve to money supply growth, there are good reasons to believe we are in the autumn of the current expansion.
Legal SystemMedia and CultureWar and Foreign Policy
These three books can open up a deeper understanding of war, drugs, and human society in general.
The Dutch Republic transformed the fervor of predestination into faith in personal destiny — and the singularly capitalistic means of getting there.