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October 2000

October 2000

Volume 50, 2000

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A Man's Home Once Was His Castle
Drug Prohibition Threatens Our Right to Be Secure in Our Homes

The Uplifters Try It Again
Gun-Control Laws Deprive Reputable Citizens of Protection

A Constitutional Counterrevolution
Political Transaction-Cost Manipulation Has Cost Us Dearly

P. T. Bauer's Market-Liberal Vision
The Underdeveloped World's Best Hope

Is There an Anglo-American Economic Model?
The Term Is Inappropriate and Counterproductive

The Philosophical Influence Behind the Microsoft Trial
A Pro-Government, Anti-Private-Property View Dominated the Microsoft Antitrust Trial

For-Profit Medicine and the Compassion Motive
The Profit Motive Brings Differing Goals Into Harmony

Does Rape Violate the Commerce Clause?
Women Can No Longer Seek Civil Damages Under the Violence Against Women Act

Harmful Tax Practices?
The OECD Cartel Wants to Protect Countries' Tax Bases

Patents and Monopoly Privilege
Patent Litigation Is a Big Problem for Technology Companies

Quartering Species
The Federal Government Attempts to Quarter Living Creatures on Private Property

Thomas Babington Macaulay
A Great Champion of Liberty

Government Deposit Insurance: A Dumb Idea
Bank Failures Don't Require Government Bailouts

The End of U.N. Peacekeeping
Foreign Policy in Sierra Leone Has Had Dismal Results

The Big One?
An Upcoming Case May Resolve the Old Second Amendment Dispute

Marginalism and the Morality of Pricing Human Lives
We Price Our Lives Every Day by the Actions We Take

Economics on Trial
Does Austrian Business Cycle Theory Have Merit?

Greed Versus Compassion
Personal Greed Is Vital to Human Welfare

Imperfect Opponents
Does Microsoft Have the Power to Break Up the Government?

The Death Tax Is Fair?
Repealing the Estate Tax Would Benefit Everyone

The Power to Destroy
A Powerful Book That Could Catalyze a True Tax Rebellion

The Nazi War on Cancer
The Medical Profession and Government Planners Make an Unholy Partnership

The Fall and Rise of Freedom of Contract
A Collection of Papers by Some of the Sharpest Thinkers in the Field

After Liberalism: Mass Democracy in the Managerial State
Liberalism and Democracy Are Now Conflated

The End of Money and the Struggle for Financial Privacy
Secure and Private Electronic Funds Transfer Will Constrain Governments

Clearing the Air: The Real Story of the War on Air Pollution
A Carefully Researched Report on the Nation's Experience with Air Pollution Control

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