Layaway: Live after Death
The return of '80s retail practices is likely the result of credit market meddling.
“Outsourcing” Makes Us Richer
The Million Jobs Project wants you to believe that "outsourcing" makes us poorer. It's wrong.
Parking, Prices, and the End of Circling: An Interview with Max Marty
CEO Max Marty and his team are attempting to solve parking problems with peer-to-peer networking and dynamic pricing. But it's not without controversy. The Freeman sat down with the start-up chief to discuss his Volo app.
Hayek’s “Rejuvenating Event”
Despite everything wrong with the Nobel Prize in Economics, it brought F.A. Hayek's work back to life.
Pepys’s Personal Hockey Stick
Samuel Pepys's diary (1660–1669) allows readers to track his substantial increase in wealth over the course of a decade.
Entrepreneurs Make Science Work
The market system reveals the ultimate value of an invention, not its scientific significance as such.
Bitcoin: Currency of Currencies
Bitcoin could represent the beginning of a new financial world built on a solid, digital, noninflationary foundation.