Fred E. Foldvary

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Do Markets Promote Immoral Behavior?

JUNE 17, 2013 by FRED E. FOLDVARY

Critics of free markets confuse the effects of government interventions with the fundamental activity of markets, then claim the latter encourage unethical behavior.

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What Is Profit?

OCTOBER 22, 2012 by FRED E. FOLDVARY

Fred Foldvary says profit isn't quite as sinple a concept as it might seem at first glance.

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Free Banking Beats Central Banking

The market is better than bureaucratic planning.

JANUARY 18, 2011 by FRED E. FOLDVARY

The case for free banking is similar to the case for healthy living. It's better to prevent economic illness than to have to treat it.

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Enron and the Law of the Market

Beware the illusion of safety.

MAY 01, 2002 by FRED E. FOLDVARY

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December 2014

Unfortunately, educating people about phenomena that are counterintuitive, not-so-easy to remember, and suggest our individual lack of human control (for starters) can seem like an uphill battle in the war of ideas. So we sally forth into a kind of wilderness, an economic fairyland. We are myth busters in a world where people crave myths more than reality. Why do they so readily embrace untruth? Primarily because the immediate costs of doing so are so low and the psychic benefits are so high.
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