Daily Economy

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

In the meantime, government officials across the country should think long and hard before passing new regulations that would further add to the regulatory burden, making it even harder for young adults to become homeowners.

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

With more student forgiveness and "free college" policies in-store, presidential candidates are sure to make a government-created mess a catastrophe.

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

This cartoon has some surprisingly sound arguments on social issues and economics. 

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

While those who put their hands on this money first, such as Wall Street junkies, do make a profit, everyone else loses in the long run as the government’s policy of expanding the money supply and artificially inflating the prices of resources, as a result, devalues the currency.

Monday, June 10th, 2019

Crony capitalism comes in different shapes and sizes, with policies like bailouts, trade barriers, tax credits, and subsidies all benefiting certain companies at the expense of their competitors.

Thursday, May 30th, 2019

As with other matters, decentralization could be key in making things better — not only because it would benefit immigrants who want to move here to work, but also because Americans would reap the benefits of a prosperous economy.

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

These easy-to-assemble retail kiosks aren’t just a great example of the market’s ingenuity, they are also proof that the market provides an answer to customers’ needs, even if these needs are the product of artificial barriers imposed by the government.

Friday, May 24th, 2019

Prohibition is nothing but an immoral act, as it intends to impose certain standards on individuals who should be naturally free to make their own decisions.

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

When companies are allowed to compete openly, without resorting to the government for special protections that keep competitors at arm’s length, some firms may even suffer as they try to adapt to better serve their customers. But in the end, it is the consumer who benefits the most as more companies means more options and more affordable prices.

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

The firm has been in the business long enough to notice that certain users just don’t like to chat with their drivers. In order to keep these users happy (and prevent them from using another service in the future), Uber is rolling out a new “Quiet Mode” feature that gives the passenger the ability to pay more for a peaceful and undisturbed ride.

Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Amazon is often portrayed as the big, bad corporation that helped kill brick-and-mortar stores nationwide. However, a recent report shows the online retailer has actually helped small businesses flourish, boosting their sales across state lines.

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

Millennials are drowning in debt — failing to pay off their student and auto loans. Despite this reality, if you ask millennials today whether they’ll ever be rich, they will tell you that yes, their futures are bright. But is their optimism warranted?

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Private enterprise has long provided the government with efficient solutions, even if the government itself undermines private efforts by using technology ineffectively.