Clearer minds have seldom graced this fair planet. The fundamental problem of the political Left seems to be that the real world does not fit their preconceptions. Therefore they see the real world as what is wrong, and what needs to be changed, since apparently their preconceptions cannot be wrong. [ . . . ] […]
Over the last four years of his administration, President Obama has been desperately trying to establish his legacy. And he hasn’t had much luck creating a heritage that would view him in a favorable light. His failure in Iraq, Syria, and Egypt, illustrates how he may want his foreign policy hidden from future history books. […]
An extensive review of the literature on economic growth looks at 681 scholarly journal articles published since 1990 that examine the strength of competing explanations of economic growth. The evidence is clear: “the policy preferences of fiscal conservatives have strong empirical support.”
Learn Liberty asks, “Why Does 1% of History Have 99% of the Wealth?” For all of human history, people were poor. Suddenly, in 1800, everything changed. Why? It wasn’t exploitation . . . it was innovation. And what promoted innovation? Check it out . . .
Innovation . . . risk . . . externalities . . . trade-offs . . . unintended consequences . . . and irritating bureaucracies! It’s an econ-palooza!
A couple of years ago, we brought to your attention a great series of videos from Learn Liberty on the basics of classical liberalism (the philosophy that undergirds libertarianism and, in large measure, American conservatism). We included textual information on each video, to help expand upon the themes developed by Dr. Ashford. Here are the […]
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