Give Sweden a B- in Coronavirus 101

May 29, 2020

"The experiences in nursing homes have varied. Let us learn from them without politicizing them. Nursing homes present challenges that… Read More

How the Religious Mind – vs Political Arrogance – Copes with Death

“If policymakers had serenity, courage, and wisdom, 40 million Americans would still have their jobs or small businesses and Jesus… Read More

May 29, 2020

A Stay-At-Home Summer Travelogue

"One of the reasons we travel, and interact with people different from ourselves, is that we need to remember that… Read More

May 29, 2020

Pandemic Policy in One Page

"All the sound reasons why central planning does not and cannot work in the case of the general economy apply… Read More

May 29, 2020

Economics Just Lost Two Giants

"These thinkers are united by their devotion to understanding the institutions which underpin free and flourishing societies. They both understood… Read More

May 29, 2020

Free Speech Is Not Just Partisan Speech with Which You Agree

“President Trump -- and your supporters -- lay off Twitter, and the other tech media platforms. All politicians of every… Read More

May 29, 2020

The World Health Organization Was Against Quarantines Only Last Year

“The real problem is epistemic: who is to decide what is normal, mild, moderate, or severe pandemic? Leave that decision… Read More

May 28, 2020

Manufacturers’ New Orders Posted Widespread Declines in April

Manufacturers’ new orders tumbled in April on broad-based declines but as government restrictions are eased, signs of healing are likely… Read More

May 28, 2020

Initial Unemployment Claims Register Lowest Talley Since March

Massive layoffs continue but the trend has been slowing for eight consecutive weeks. Read More

May 28, 2020

Dear Nail-Biting Lockdown Lovers: Capitalism Makes Your Choice Possible

"All you nail-biting lockdown lovers can’t have it both ways. You can’t demand strict sheltering-in-place while also lamenting soaring billionaire… Read More

May 28, 2020