HealthPhilosophy and Methodology
Bureaucracy and Regulation
Proponents claim intellectual property laws are necessary to promote scientific and artistic innovation. Empirical evidence suggests the opposite is true.
The given explanations for "implied consent" to government rule would never pass muster if applied to any private-sector organization.
Philosophy and Methodology
The economist’s task is not to demonstrate (empirically) that x is associated with y, but to provide a causal explanation of how x affects y.