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With Inequality, Some Is Fair and Some Is Unfair

Free MarketsLabor and Wages

Blog02/20/2018
Market growth can naturally lead to greater inequality. But government interventions often add their own, more insidious brand of inequality.

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Yes, Tax Cuts Really Are The Reason for Your Raise

Labor and WagesTaxes and Spending

Blog02/12/2018
Firms are likely to raise wages once their expectations of future worker productivity increases.

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Stakeholders and Corporate Social Responsibility

02/08/2018Power & Market

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Wieser and the Austrians

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog02/05/2018
Wieser is an Austrian, but his version of Austrian economics is unique.

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Belichick the Economist?

02/03/2018Power & Market

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The Child Labor Amendment Debate of the 1920's

Financial MarketsLegal SystemU.S. History

01/29/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The failed attempt to pass an anti-child-labor amendment in the 1920s offers some fascinating insights into the Progressive ideology of the time.
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Economic Value and the Post Office

12/31/2017Power & Market

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Private Sponsorship of Immigrants Is a Viable Alternative

Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and WagesPoverty

Blog12/27/2017
Private sponsorship regimes sidestep the public welfare issue by attaching liability to specific people rather than the state as a whole.

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Do Graduate Degrees Produce Value?

Blog12/13/2017
The case for not taxing tuition waivers is the same as the case for not taxing anything else. There's nothing magical about graduate degrees.

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Birthday of a Bloodbath

SocialismWorld History

Blog11/24/2017
As communism marks its centennial, we should remember it for what it did best: death.

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