Anything Peaceful Hillary Staffers Can't Afford New York's Government-Controlled Housing Market
It's not irony, because it's exactly what you'd expectDavid Boaz Jun 29, 2015
Progressives have made their bed, but they can't afford to lie in it.
Freeman Article How Moms Both Challenge and Confirm Standard Economic Theory
Or, the “Principles of Momonomics”Sarah Skwire Jun 18, 2015
Would we all make better decisions if moms thought more about economics and economists thought more about moms?
Resources Carl Menger and the Austrian School of EconomicsLudwig von Mises Jun 3, 2015
The work of Carl Menger and his friends has become the foundation of the entire modern science of economics.
Anything Peaceful WATCH: How Gangs Keep You Safe
Prison gangs are violent and dangerous — they're also sometimes your best shotAnything Peaceful Jun 1, 2015
In prisons, gangs rule by supplying the order, protection, and dispute resolution that the underworld and black market demand.
Freeman Article Who Ignores the Principle of Scarcity?
Progressives and politicians think they have a magic wandSandy Ikeda May 28, 2015
In everyday life, it's usually impossible to ignore the existence of scarcity. But politicians and progressives have made a cottage industry out of wishing scarcity away.
Anything Peaceful How Government Turned Baltimore into Pottersville
Federal housing has been a catastrophe for poor communitiesJames Bovard May 27, 2015
Trusting federal housing subsidies to help save the city is the ultimate triumph of hope over experience.
Anything Peaceful Is Mad Max the End of Freedom?
It's a struggle by would-be dictators in a “state of nature”Jeffrey A. Tucker May 21, 2015
Thank you, freedom and markets, for rescuing us all from the Mad Max world.
Anything Peaceful Fantasy Bookstore Fights Fantasy Economics
San Francisco sci-fi lovers do battle with the minimum wageGary McGath May 15, 2015
Wage controls threaten small, specialty, and independent businesses most.
Anything Peaceful Blurred Lines: When Guns Become Speech
The digital revolution is erasing the old boundaries of "stuff" and "speech"Jeffrey A. Tucker May 8, 2015
Government is an analog institution in a digital world.
Anything Peaceful Progress and Poverty, Then and Now
Today's debate over inequality and progress is much the same as in George's dayJeffrey A. Tucker May 8, 2015
Henry George, despite his confused economics and infamous land tax, was an eloquent and passionate advocate of the free society.