Interventionism

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The Myth of the Output Gap

InterventionismProduction Theory

Blog06/22/2016

The GDP framework and the output gap is an abstraction that does little more than provide justification for the interventions of government officials.

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Guns: How The NY Times Manipulates Data

Media and CultureU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog06/20/2016

Gun control advocates continue to narrowly define the "developed" world in order to make the US seem strange and isolated in this regard.

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Why Brexit Is Better for Britain

Global EconomyWorld HistoryInterventionism

Blog06/19/2016

The EU is a case par excellence illustrating the failure of economic interventionism. Britain would be wise to leave it behind.

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Elizabeth Warren’s War on the Poor

Taxes and SpendingInterventionism

Blog06/16/2016

Elizabeth Warren wants to help low-income and powerless people. However, she supports interventions that will hurt the people she wants to help.

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The Open Conspiracy

Money and BanksInterventionismMonetary Theory

Blog06/16/2016

Henry Hazlitt describes "the open conspiracy" among politicians to refuse to address the national debt.

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Higher Education’s Academic Monoculture

EducationMedia and CultureTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

Thanks to government funding and a lack of intellectual diversity, critical thinking has become a mere afterthought at American universities.

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FBI: US Homicide Rate at 51-Year Low

Media and CultureCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionism

Blog06/15/2016

The American public is "unaware" that the homicide rate in the United States has fallen by 49 percent over the past twenty years.

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The FBI and NSA Won't Keep Us Safe

Big GovernmentInterventionism

Blog06/13/2016

The NSA was too busy spying on your family to stop the Orlando gunman. But why aren't night clubs keeping tabs on people who walk in with rifles?

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Free Trade, Brexit, and the WTO

Global EconomyInterventionism

The WTO and the EU common market amount to little else than well-organized cliques of protectionist policymakers labeling themselves as free traders.

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What Makes Venezuela Different

Global EconomyWorld HistoryInterventionism

Blog06/09/2016

Unlike other leftist South American regimes, the Venezuela regime has intentionally crushed even the middle and working classes.

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