Veronique de Rugy, Ph.D., is a contributor editor at Reason. She is a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.
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By trying to control markets, lawmakers only make problems worse.
Each tariff the president imposes is a tax on Americans.
Trump's strategy was never going to be a winning one.
The evidence against the agency is overwhelming.
Corporate welfare raises its ugly head again.
Protectionist policies produce negative results.
There's no such thing as a free lunch.
Trump's budget projects 10 straight years of 3 percent growth. If this forecast fails to materialize, it will make the budget deficits worse than projected.
Oregon's new rent control law won't deliver on its promises.
Trump's tariffs keep harming American businesses and consumers.
American cars with foreign parts will suffer too.
Pioneering treatments may require equally pioneering payment models.
Raising the cost of employing workers is never a recipe for increasing employment.
Respect federalism and leave the states alone.
America's most powerful legislative body can't do its main job. And things are only going to get worse.
Get ready for permanent low growth, a stifled entrepreneurial spirit, and high unemployment.
The additional cost of adding paid leave to Social Security would be $114 billion over 10 years.
It's time for a new approach on taxes.
Trump's trade policy is leading to bad politics and terrible outcomes.
Real reform requires simplifying the tax code.