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Howard Baetjer Jr. is a lecturer in the department of economics at Towson University and a faculty member for seminars of the Institute for Humane Studies. He is the author of Free Our Markets: A Citizens’ Guide to Essential Economics.
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It’s a choice between regulation by legislators or by consumers
JANUARY 14, 2015 by HOWARD BAETJER JR.
Government regulation is not the only kind of regulation; market forces also regulate. Recognizing this, communicating it to others, and getting the awareness into public discourse are key steps toward greater economic liberty.
A letter to the Wall Street Journal
DECEMBER 02, 2014 by HOWARD BAETJER JR.
One of the coolest things about Uber is that they didn't ask permission.
The sharing economy helps end ethnic and economic discrimination
NOVEMBER 25, 2014 by HOWARD BAETJER JR.
Market forces are regulating racial profiling by taxicabs better than government regulations do. Just ask Uber riders.
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014 by HOWARD BAETJER JR.
The market does a better job regulating Airbnb than the government ever could.
Market prices for water would compel creative conservation in a drought
SEPTEMBER 08, 2014 by HOWARD BAETJER JR.
Why can anyone use as much gas as they want, however they want, but careless water usage can get you fined? Hint: It has to do with prices.