Freeman

June 2003

Volume 53, 2003

FEATURES

The Regulatory Conundrum

Federal Regulations Cost Us Billions

JUNE 01, 2003 by DOUG BANDOW

Of Human Hypocrisy

Should Nike Pay Overseas Workers Higher Wages?

JUNE 01, 2003 by DONALD BOUDREAUX

The Road to Liberty: Persuasion and Aggression

Government Aggression Is Not Acceptable

JUNE 01, 2003 by GENE CALLAHAN

China's Forgotten Industrial Revolution

What Stalled China's Development?

JUNE 01, 2003 by STEPHEN DAVIES

The Unsustainable Politics of Natural Capitalism

Politicians Make Economies Less Sustainable

JUNE 01, 2003 by PIERRE DESROCHERS

Project Labor Agreements: Economic Illiteracy 101

Socialism Flourishes When People Don't Understand Free Markets

JUNE 01, 2003 by STEVEN GREENHUT

Banning Handguns Would Save Lives?

Emotion Is a Poor Basis for Public Policy

JUNE 01, 2003 by CLAYTON CRAMER

The Open-Endedness of Knowledge

Ruminations on the Two Paradoxes of FEE

JUNE 01, 2003 by ISRAEL M. KIRZNER

Dot-Kids R US

Can a Top-Level Domain Protect Kids Online?

JUNE 01, 2003 by GARY MCGATH
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Economics in One Lesson (full text)

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The full text of Hazlitt's famed primer on economic principles: read this first!


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Frederic Bastiat's timeless defense of liberty for all. Once read and understood, nothing ever looks the same.


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There can be little doubt that man owes some of his greatest suc­cesses in the past to the fact that he has not been able to control so­cial life.


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Leonard Read took the lessons of entrepreneurship with him when he started his ideological venture.


By LEONARD E. READ

No one knows how to make a pencil: Leonard Read's classic (Audio, HTML, and PDF)