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HealthInterventionismMonopoly and Competition
A brief history of how various state interventions have raised health care prices and lessened access.
The claim is made that drug use is immoral, so must therefore be illegal. Should we outlaw every other immoral activity also?
HealthTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy
Tax day reminds us of the violent coercion that is essential to every government's budget.
Moral hazard is a vital concept for economics. We should be careful not to let critics trivialize or dismiss it; when they do, calls for government intervention and special privileges are seldom far behind.
Should the government impose its own standards for certification for physicians? The short answer is "no."
EducationThe EnvironmentHealthPrivate Property
The Virginia Tech Professor who blew the whistle on lead in the water in Flint, MI thinks "public science" has been broken. Not knowing its been a broken system all along.
HealthThe Police StateInterventionism
Across the board drug decriminalization is coming and Ireland is next in line.
On this episode of Mises Weekends, Jeff Deist and Bob Murphy discuss how government medicine is killing us.
On the latest episode of Mises Weekends, Jeff Deist and Dr. Michel Accad discuss practicing medicine in the Age of Obamacare.
Big GovernmentHealthThe Police StateInterventionism
The port city Gloucester Massachusetts Chief of Police announced that he was no longer going to arrest hard drug addicts and that indeed his police force would now work to help drug addicts get help