Regulation

Ending Internal Passports Was a Victory of Liberalism. It is Slipping Away

– December 4, 2019

We should never take the victories of previous generations of liberals for granted. Free movement is one of those.

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Economic Theory, Regulation

Socialism and the Green New Deal are Economically Impossible

– December 4, 2019

The marginal decisions and calculations necessary for rational economy do not go away even under a “moral equivalent to war” to defeat global warming.

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Regulation, Taxes

Hipster Antitrust Is Overdue for a Backlash

– December 3, 2019

Democrats can reject neo-Brandeisian antitrust along with the other pillars of left-populism, or seek a victory that in many ways will prolong rather than end the Trump era. 

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Economic Theory, Regulation

Government Intervention Is Unscientific

– December 2, 2019

Sit in any time beyond the first month of a typical ECON 101 class and here’s what you’ll be taught: free markets work well, but only under conditions that seldom prevail in reality – a regrettable fact that requires the state to intervene to correct e …

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Regulation

London Bureaucrats: Kill Uber to Keep Passengers Safe

– November 26, 2019

Thus is the term safety bandied about in order to cover up the real agenda of driving out the enterprising competition from the private sector so that legacy cabs connected with the government can have a free hand.

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Regulation

One Hundred Exhortations: Why We Hate Airports

– November 21, 2019

At some point, human beings feel a sense of demoralization when they are treated like cattle. That is precisely the feeling one gets at airports today.

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Regulation, Video

Beto’s Fatal Blunder (Video)

– November 19, 2019

In the first of a new series of videos produced by AIER, Justin Little takes us through the rise and fall of Beto, whose campaign flamed out on a long-shot attempt to rally a new base of support based on gun confiscation. Here’s where he went right and …

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Regulation

Actually, We Could Just Flip the Switch

– November 15, 2019

Such a law would ensure that every regulation was scrutinized at least once every twenty years and automatically eliminate all those that no agency thought important enough to subject to review.

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Regulation

Only Freedom Will Save the Auto Industry

– November 11, 2019

Government meddling in the auto industry has killed beauty, innovation, and passion; giving people their freedom to explore back is what will save it.

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Regulation

Prohibition Is Ending in College Sports

– November 7, 2019

The NCAA has opened the door to permitting student-athletes to get paid. That’s a good thing. There are still a lot of unanswered questions, but we shouldn’t let them get in the way of progress.

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