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Will Janet Yellen Lend Trump a Helping Hand?

Big GovernmentThe FedU.S. Economy

Blog02/06/2017
The Fed has a way of getting the opposite of what it expects.

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A New Front in the War on Payday Lenders

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionism

Blog02/03/2017
Google joins forces with government regulators to rob low-income people of one of their few choices for quick and easy loans.

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Did The Free Market Kill Coal?

Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentInterventionism

Blog01/20/2017
Leftists often blame "the free market" for the demise of the coal industry. "And good riddance," they say. But, markets had very little to do with it.

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What Republicans Miss About Healthcare Reform

Big GovernmentHealth

Blog01/17/2017

Senator Rand Paul's proposal is an improvement from Obamacare, but it doesn't address the fundamental problems with American healthcare.

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No Country Should Be Bigger Than This

Big GovernmentDecentralization and SecessionPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

Blog01/13/2017
Even if we agreed that states can provide certain amenities of value, state powers still become dangerously prone to abuse the larger the state grows.

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Obamacare: Is It Worse Than What Came Before It?

Big GovernmentHealth

Blog01/11/2017

The US economy has been so malformed by interventionist policy, it has become difficult to say how even a policy of repeal might distort markets.

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Why Government Solutions Usually End in Inflation

Big GovernmentBooms and BustsMonetary Theory

Blog01/03/2017

All governments are firmly committed to the policy of low interest rates, credit expansion, and inflation.

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Restaurants to Eliminate More Waiters in Response to Minimum Wage Hike

Big GovernmentU.S. Economy

Blog01/03/2017

In response to new mandated wage hikes, restaurant owners are likely to raise prices, cut waiter jobs, and move toward less reliance on labor.

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Change May be Coming to the National Labor Relations Board

Big GovernmentLegal SystemInterventionismPolitical Theory

Blog12/25/2016

Donald Trump has some troubles with labor unions. Fortunately for him, the NLRB may soon look very different.

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