Freeman Article War Is No Excuse for Socialist Planning
Do We Need Government to Design a “War Economy”?Robert P. Murphy Jul 30, 2015
After the fall of the Soviet Union, just about everybody agreed that full-blown central planning was a bad way to produce food, cars, and television sets. However, people still seem to have a soft spot for planning when it comes to a "war economy."
Freeman Article Is Politics Obsolete?
How People Outpace PoliticiansJeffrey A. Tucker Jul 29, 2015
Progress occurs despite politics and politicians, not because of them.
Freeman Article Who Is Building the Private, Peer-to-Peer Marketplace?
An Interview with Sam PattersonThe Freeman Jul 27, 2015
"The ability to engage in trade directly with someone in person is a great thing, and it's a shame that hasn't been possible online — until now."
Freeman Article Don't Worship the Free Market
Faith in Freedom Need Not Be BlindSandy Ikeda Jul 23, 2015
To say that liberty will take care of a problem is not a shut-up argument, and it shouldn't be used that way.
Freeman Article The Politics of Nostalgia
Why Does the Left Want to Take Us Backwards?Steven Horwitz Jul 22, 2015
Progressives join many conservatives in their misty view of the 1950s.
Freeman Article Should We Fear the Era of Driverless Cars?
Embrace the Coming Age of AutopilotWill Tippens Jul 14, 2015
Those who wring their hands at the prospect of the driverless car fail to see that its greatest potential lies not in reducing pollution and road deaths, nor in lowering fuel costs and insurance rates, but rather in its ability to liberate billions of hours of human potential.
Freeman Article Don’t Let Me Design Your Retaining Wall
The Market Protects You from My IncompetenceWarren C. Gibson Jul 13, 2015
Reputation markets regulate quality and safety where state licensing boards fall short.
Freeman Article Amazon Liberates Readers
The Digital Era Creates Gardens without GardenersStewart Dompe Jul 6, 2015
Science fiction author Ursula K. Le Guin blames Amazon and capitalism for dumbing down the publishing world, but readers are doing better than ever.
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.