Errors about profits, capitalists, and inequality continue to drive socialism's popularity.
U.S. EconomyU.S. History
As of 2016, median wealth in the United States was still near 1983 levels.
BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought
Fetter is mostly neglected today, but he had a powerful influence on practically every Austrian economist in the first half of the 20th century.
U.S. HistoryWorld History
Why is it that starving Venezuelans are eating dogs while Americans are rescuing dogs from hurricanes?
Protectionism and Free TradePolitical TheoryValue and Exchange
In spite of claims they will benefit society overall, interventionist policies designed to benefit certain interest groups ultimately only help certain groups at the expense of everyone else.
PricesValue and Exchange
If local prices are sending the message that everything's perfectly normal, residents may be overly optimistic about the risks they face during natural disasters.
An increasing reliance on military contractors has allowed US policymakers to keep more wars going while using fewer and fewer US troops in combat.
Racists are often willing to pay higher prices for the psychic profit of living in certain neighborhoods. J. Dallas Bowser was happy to take their money.