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Free Enterprise Combines Self-Interest and Love

– January 21, 2019

Material acquisition and love of one’s neighbor are harmonious. It’s the combination of the two that makes up the driving force of economic progress.

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What a Real “Libertarian Experiment” Looks Like

– January 15, 2019

The libertarian movement, in all its diversity, spends a lot more time arguing for less government than it does advocating better, smaller, more-voluntary private institutions of governance.

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Straightforward Facts About the American Economy

– January 14, 2019

The American economy will continue to improve only if markets are left sufficiently free to overwhelm the innumerable obstructions, diktats, and other burdens that governments, at all levels, inflict on us as we attempt to peacefully pursue our commercial and household affairs.

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Mistakes People Make When They Are Fired

– January 10, 2019

Everyone will get fired at some point in a career. Whether you turn this to the good in your life is up to you.

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Capitalism, Not Morality, Ended Baseball’s Color Line

– January 9, 2019

Baseball teams are judged on wins and losses, and firms in the marketplace are “judged” by profits and losses. Since performance is objective, there is far more pressure on participants to put aside their prejudices and personal preferences.

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Uber’s Self-Driving Tech Is Back — Here’s What It Means for the Disabled

– January 7, 2019

Uber is not just helping common people by expanding their earning possibilities, it’s also giving folks with disabilities a shot at being more productive and independent, especially now that it’s back at testing its self-driving car technology.

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Classical Liberalism and the Limits to Compromise

– January 4, 2019

Liberty in its personal, social, and economic aspects cannot be compromised without threatened and actual loss of its essential qualities and a losing of the moorings that protect humanity from the paternalistic and overbearing and tyrannizing state.

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Sell the Smithsonian Museums Now

– January 3, 2019

The model of government ownership and management is an anachronism. Change the fundamentals. That way, we can look back at these days and say with confidence: we did good.

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Who Is Afraid of Nuclear Power?

– January 2, 2019

If nuclear power is cheap, clean, and efficient, of course, that spells trouble for traditional fossil fuel producers and users.

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Markets are Not Perfect, They Are Essential

– December 26, 2018

Instead of striving for a theoretical ideal of perfection, markets are supercomputers of epic proportions, leveraging the information and motivation of every individual to make sure the right resources get to the right places at the right time.

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What Amazon Really Means for Small Businesses

– December 17, 2018

Amazon has changed the landscape for small retailers in for more interesting ways than a simple narrative can convey.

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What You Need to Know about the Great IP Dispute Between the US and China

– December 17, 2018

For China to crack down on its supposed violators of IP, import US law as its own, permit US courts to enforce it, and acquiesce to every other point demanded by the US, even if these impossibilities were possible, would end in making its economy less free, less productive, and more dangerous for free enterprise.

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