The political and economic powder keg that is Italy is a greater threat to the EU than Brexit ever was.
HealthTaxes and Spending
Those pushing Medicare for All rely on the presumption that it will generate huge administrative efficiencies. But they greatly underestimate the program's real administrative cost.
Decentralization and Secession
The EnvironmentProduction TheoryValue and Exchange
The concept of "productive complements" shows us how capitalists have long sought to make as much use as they can of every part of the materials they use to make goods.
For example: Nonviable babies who die quickly after birth are recorded as live births in the U.S., but are more likely to be classified as stillbirths in other countries.
Bureaucracy and Regulation
Bad ideas can spread more quickly than good ones, often because they sound so good until you spend some time thinking about them.
Bob Luddy has proposed an innovative program for university education.