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January/February 2009

Volume 59, 2009

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Liquid Lies
The Transportation Security Administration is Political, Not Practical

Raw Milk and the Sour State
Control of the Milk Supply is a Primary Step toward Government Control of the Larger Food Supply

Poker and the Free Market
Good Poker Players Have More in Common with Entrepreneurs than with Gamblers

Taxation as Vandalism
Taxation is a Crime of the State and the Enemy of Innovation

Gun Control: An Economic Analysis
Gun Control Will Only Lead Would-Be Killers to Use Substitutes

A Man Who Knew the Value of Liberty
Khmer Rouge Survivor Haing Ngor Didn't Take Freedom for Granted

On the Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle, Part I

Bailing Out Statism

What Happened to Market Discipline?
Government-Driven Perverse Incentives Induce Irresponsibility

How Bad Can it Get?
Government-Sector Collective Bargaining is a Threat to Democracy

Theory and Crisis

Individualism Clashes with Cooperation? It Just Ain't So!
Collectivism Forces Cooperation, Delivering Dissonance and Violence

Falling Behind: How Rising Inequality Harms the Middle Class

Opening the Floodgates: Why America Needs to Rethink its Borders and Immigration Law

Economic Facts and Fallacies

The War Between the State and the Family: How Government Divides and Impoverishes

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