Anything Peaceful AMC’s "Halt and Catch Fire" Is Capitalism's Finest Hour
They risked everything to change the worldKeith Farrell Jun 15, 2015
The show is a vibrant look at the early PC industry, but it's also about entrepreneurship and innovation.
Anything Peaceful Communicating Liberty in a Statist World: FEE's Advanced Training Seminar
How do you show people a world without the all-pervasive state?Emily Keehn Jun 12, 2015
FEE drew young leaders from 11 different countries to learn how to effectively communicate liberty.
Freeman Article Socialism Is War and War Is Socialism
Both forms of central planning are reactionary, not progressiveSteven Horwitz Jun 10, 2015
In the conventional politics of left and right, the combined love of peace and free trade seems puzzling, but both are about spontaneous order.
Anything Peaceful Behavioral Econ and Human Imperfection: A Bad Case for Government Control
"Agent failure" arguments for paternalism are eerily similar to "market failure" argumentsSteven Horwitz Jun 9, 2015
It's true that people aren't as perfectly rational as models assume -- but that doesn't inherently justify state intervention.
Freeman Article How Ice Cream Won the Cold War
Central planners have never understood the importance of tasty frozen treatsB.K. Marcus Jun 9, 2015
Progress is not driven by producing ever more of the essentials; it is driven by luxuries.
Anything Peaceful FEE and the Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism Kick Off Seminar Season
A great success to open summer seminar seasonNick Hanchey Jun 4, 2015
Dozens of students from around the world learned why capitalism is the optimal system for individual and social flourishing.
Anything Peaceful "Smart Jeans" and Big Data Can Save Your Life
The "Internet of things" will revolutionize the real world the way it did the digital realmAndrea Castillo Jun 4, 2015
The mundanity of magic is a testament to the market's continual drive to make our lives hugely better.
Freeman Article Labor Unions Create Unemployment: It’s a Feature, Not a Bug
The Los Angeles minimum wage fiasco was no accidentSarah Skwire Jun 4, 2015
Why are the same labor unions that supported a minimum wage hike now fighting to be exempt from it?
Freeman Article "Paid Family Leave" Is a Great Way to Hurt Women
Workers' rights advocates don't understand economicsRobert P. Murphy Jun 3, 2015
Mandating paid leave will reduce hiring opportunities and base pay, especially for women.
Anything Peaceful What Makes Us Safer: The Apple Watch or More Cops?
Where there's demand, the market will supplyJeffrey A. Tucker Jun 2, 2015
On the margins, social, mobile, and digital technologies are doing more than cops, courts, and jails could ever do to make the world safer.