Anything Peaceful What Greek "Austerity"?
The Eurozone's most irresponsible government is way out of lineSteve H. Hanke Jul 9, 2015
Athens's welfare state is broke, but it's still bloated beyond belief.
Anything Peaceful The Chinese Crash Is Government's Fault, Not Capitalism's
How do you say “déjà vu all over again” in Chinese?Lawrence W. Reed Jul 9, 2015
You can drug an economy for only so long. When the injections stop, the withdrawal symptoms take over.
Anything Peaceful Don’t Put Eleanor Roosevelt on the $10 Bill
Her legacy is bad economics and outright authoritarianismLawrence W. Reed Jul 6, 2015
If we put Eleanor's mugshot on any bill, it should be an invoice -- for the costs of her complicity in prolonging the Great Depression and her attempts to use the FBI to silence critics.
Anything Peaceful What Can the Government Steal? Anything It Pays For.
Kelo haunts the Court's property rights decisionsDaniel Bier Jun 23, 2015
The raisin decision was good news, but it didn't go far enough by actually limiting what government can take from citizens.
Anything Peaceful Supreme Court Rules 8-1: Government Has to Pay You If It Steals Your Stuff
Down with the Raisin Administrative Committee!Daniel Bier Jun 22, 2015
The government can't seize farmer's crops without paying just compensation.
Anything Peaceful NYT: Paid Family Leave Laws Often BackfireNicole Kaeding Jun 10, 2015
America's paper of record explains how mandatory paid leave hurts women's job opportunities, salary, and career prospects.
Anything Peaceful Bitcoin Truly "Disrupts" Argentina
The crypto-revolution will start with those who need it mostMax Borders Apr 30, 2015
Bitcoin is already undermining bad institutions in developing countries.
Freeman Article What Economic Elites Don’t Want You to Know about Crashes
A 1921 event will change your understanding of depressionsDouglas French Feb 5, 2015
Jim Grant chronicles how the market works marvels if left alone.
Resources Economics in One Lesson (full text)
The fastest and best way to discover economic basicsHenry Hazlitt Sep 24, 2014
"No other modern book from which the intelligent layman can learn so much about the basic truths of economics in so short a time." ~ F.A. Hayek