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Healthcare and "Market Failure"

Bureaucracy and RegulationHealth

Blog12/26/2019

Proponents of socialized medicine assert that markets cannot be trusted with healthcare due to "market failure." But the assumed "failures" of health markets are not improved by socializing healthcare.

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How Canadian Cops' Legal Immunity Endangers the Public

Legal System

Blog08/14/2019

Those who are tasked with serving the public interest — but are protected by legal immunity — are well positioned to serve whatever interests they choose.

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How the Saudis Took Donald Trump for a Ride

Blog05/29/2018

Donald Trump's crusade against Iran is being helped along by his love affair with the Saudi Regime — and its army of lobbyists.

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How Much Policing Do We Really Need?

Monopoly and Competition

Blog09/11/2017
Since police do not have to satisfy consumer preferences to stay in business, we should not be surprised that they treat us like subordinates.
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Help Wanted: Lenders with No Experience (or Short Memories) to Make Risky Mortgages

The Fed

06/19/2017Mises Wire
Home values are up, flipping is back in vogue, and more than a little subprime sauce is needed to keep the party cooking.
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