The UK's economy is stronger than the EU and never collapsed as a result of the Brexit vote — as was predicted — but the UK is oddly acting like it needs the EU.
Decentralization and Secession
Yes, democracies give leaders strong incentives to adopt popular policies. But if you study public opinion, you’ll discover that neither libertarian nor wealth-creating policies are very popular.
StrategyTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy
The Colorado constitution mandates voter approval of tax increases, and controls spending growth. If only we had something similar for the feds.
Financial MarketsMedia and CultureMoney and Banking
The art of financial engineering – camouflaging a rise in leverage to boost present and future earnings – is in high demand.
Religious institutions are in an excellent position to undermine the state's educational institutions. Unfortunately, they're not interested.
Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought
A debate between Böhm-Bawerk and John Bates Clark helps explain the foundational differences between Austrians and neoclassical monetarists.
Big GovernmentLabor and WagesU.S. Economy
If Sanders's job-guarantee program were adopted, the only silver lining to the dark cloud is that it would provide additional evidence that government programs don’t work.
Big GovernmentHealthLegal System
Ever since Plato, supporters of big government have sought to put government in charge of the lives of children