Anything Peaceful Adam Smith Proved Ideas Matter
Smith, more than anyone else, laid the intellectual foundations of free trade and free marketsLawrence W. Reed Jul 20, 2015
Adam Smith proved that ideas can change the world, and we are all immeasurably better off because of the ideas he shattered and the ones he set in motion.
Anything Peaceful What Is Trumpism? Personal Ambition and Political Control
The low art of fear and fanaticismJeffrey A. Tucker Jul 17, 2015
As bad as the status quo is, it could be worse. Trump is dedicated to taking us there.
Anything Peaceful The Ex-Im Bank Is Dead. (But Watch Out for Corporate Welfare Zombies.)
Taxes... taaaaaxes...Daniel Ikenson Jul 1, 2015
The second rule of Zombieland is always double tap. The same goes for seemingly unkillable government programs.
Anything Peaceful Trans Pacific Partnership Is about Control, Not Free Trade
IP industry, unions, and environmentalists will destroy gains from lower tariffsN. Stephan Kinsella Jun 4, 2015
The trade agreement is a trojan horse for exporting US special interests' agenda abroad.
Freeman Article #23 – “The Balance of Trade Deficit Requires Government Action”Lawrence W. Reed Sep 19, 2014
No trades are deemed as anything but "favorable" by those engaged in the trading, so how can anyone add all those trades up and arrive at something "unfavorable"?
Freeman Article Help for the Downtrodden Corporate Exporter
The Export-Import BankSheldon Richman Nov 12, 2010
The Ex-Im Bank grows out of the mercantilist belief that the wealth of nations is determined by a "favorable balance of trade." Therefore the level of exports is crucial and government promotion is paramount. All balderdash, of course.
Freeman Article How Capitalism Saved America: The Untold History of Our Country, from the Pilgrims to the Present
Capitalism Solves Problems and Enriches the Working ClassRobert Batemarco Jul 13, 2010