Sometimes it’s easier to believe economic myths than realities
DECEMBER 01, 2014 by THE FREEMAN
Educating people about phenomena that are counterintuitive, not-so-easy to remember, and suggest our individual lack of human control can seem like an uphill battle in the war of ideas.
His ideas, like the phenomena they describe, are still emerging
NOVEMBER 04, 2014 by THE FREEMAN
Forty years after Hayek won the Nobel Prize in economics, he is coming to be understood as much more than an economist. Who will stand on his shoulders next?
Our flagship publication has a renewed focus
OCTOBER 01, 2014 by THE FREEMAN
Freedom remains our prime value. And we still take our mission seriously after all these years.
As humanity decentralizes, our moral norms will change, too
SEPTEMBER 03, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
If politics is on the verge of becoming obsolete, humanity may soon adopt a new set of moral and cultural norms.
Our current social operating system might soon be obsolete
SEPTEMBER 02, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
If complexity theory is right, humanity might be on the cusp of a massive shift--one that doesn't include politics as we know it.
JULY 01, 2014 by THE FREEMAN
When America's entrepreneurs flee, they shouldn't be demonized or hunted down. They're preserving the capital needed to keep making the world a better place.
JUNE 02, 2014 by THE FREEMAN
The surveillance State is far more powerful than its creators could have dreamed. More and more individuals are out-innovating it. But will they reach critical mass?
APRIL 01, 2014 by THE FREEMAN
Around the world, people are struggling to throw off authoritarianism, with deeply mixed results. From Egypt to Venezuela, determined people build networks to overthrow their regimes, but as yet we have not learned to live without Leviathan.
DECEMBER 06, 2013 by THE FREEMAN
While a number of thinkers and economists have been lamenting The Great Stagnation, a quiet revolution is developing. And much of it is happening "down there"--in areas invisible to the naked eye.