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Protectionism and Free TradeStrategyWar and Foreign Policy
Supporters of US microchip policy against China claim the policy is "strategic," but in reality, it is old-fashioned protectionism with all the usual economic damage.
Is there a case to be made for universal basic income? David Gordon examines the pro-UBI arguments by philosopher Matt Zwolinski.
Governments are demanding there be "proportional" representation of women in professions that women historically have avoided. Those efforts will be unsuccessful.
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Free MarketsSocialismU.S. HistoryWorld History
The Pilgrims tried socialism at Plymouth. After two years, they returned to private enterprise. Likewise, Israel was founded as a socialist state but has back turned toward free markets.
For families and friends gathering for Thanksgiving this year, many will assemble in rooms called the "dining room." This is a modern luxury made possible by the bourgeois merchants of old.
Financial MarketsGlobal Economy
The woes of Britain's financial sector have been exacerbated by UK financial regulators' failures.
Federal Reserve officials, for all of their alleged wisdom and education, have a knowledge problem. Hayek and other Austrians could have told them their grandiose plans will fail.