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Free MarketsHealthU.S. Economy
Here we see two rival strategies to marketing healthcare services. The status quo is based on insurance payments and price secrecy. Walmart's strategy is based on price competition.
The EnvironmentTaxes and SpendingOther Schools of Thought
Activists who genuinely believe the world faces catastrophe should give serious consideration to David Henderson’s reasons for thinking a carbon tax might be a false “solution."
Entrepreneurial action provides the fuel for the constant mining of consumer value. If entrepreneurs cease acting in this way, consumers will cease to see innovation and growing value in the marketplace.
Labor and WagesU.S. EconomyPrices
More than half of the people in the world currently live in urban areas or cities, in spite of it being more expensive to do so. Why?
Decentralization and SecessionWorld History
The Liechtenstein constitution goes to great pains to place obstacles in the way of exercising state power. It also has provisions explicitly allowing for secession.
In a competitive economy, employers are unable to pocket the surplus produced by workers. If the employers try to do this, they lose market share and their best workers.
Labor and Wages
New technologies, not the state, will be the key to making it ever easier to meet basic needs and diminish the perceived need for more government services.
When corporations can make more money by angling for government favors than they can by serving customers, that is exactly what they are going to do.