Why merely quench your thirst when you could murder it instead?
The Harvard economist explains how to expand opportunity for the young by deregulating housing, labor, and education.
Elon Musk, now the third-richest person in the world, was born in South Africa but eventually came to the United States via Canada.
Ten Global Trends Every Smart Person Should Know documents progress and explains why it happens.
Ten Global Trends Every Smart Person Should Know documents the immense, ongoing progress that politicians and media refuse to acknowledge.
The Fifth Column podcaster is done with cancel culture, identity politics, and political orthodoxy.
The Ogilvy ad man and Alchemy author says Ludwig von Mises is his hero and that efficiency has nothing to do with free markets.
Even after government had imposed an almost unfathomable level of intervention on the economy, the markets are chugging along much better than expected.
Ludwig von Mises is “my hero,” and free markets have nothing to do with efficiency, says Ogilvy ad man Rory Sutherland.
In a new collection, the economic historian documents how classical liberals pushed for abolition and equality in 19th-century America.
The free market adjusts. We don't need "production acts" to tell us what to do.
Impossible Foods says that animal agriculture is a leading cause of climate change. Instead of trying to pass laws to ban meat, it's providing tasty, plant-based alternatives.
Bloomberg Disses Sanders' Socialism: 'Other Countries Tried That. It Was Called Communism and It Just Didn't Work.'
Bloomberg says "We're not going to throw out capitalism"; Sanders isn't so sure.
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Discredited 18th-century economist Thomas Malthus still haunts the environmental debate.
What is the correct reward for the person who creates something that millions of people want badly enough to pay for it?
It's the end of the decade, and groceries, birth control, and weed can all be delivered straight to your door.
"There was a time when the majority of people on Earth were illiterate and starving, and capitalism changed all of that."
What libertarians can learn from Catholic social doctrine
Reason Editor in Chief Katherine Mangu-Ward and Whole Foods CEO John Mackey debate the merits of capitalism with Jacobin's Bhaskar Sunkara and U Mass economist Richard D. Wolff
Richard D. Wolff squares off against Gene Epstein on which system better promotes freedom, equality, and prosperity.
Of those who reported a negative view of capitalism, 20 percent say it's exploitative or corrupt.
The controversial cultural critic rightly praises capitalism for its subversion of the status quo and its ability to make us fat.
You can literally wear your principles on your sleeve while baffling facial recognition technology.
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TV's "Mr. Wonderful" says that the president has deregulated the economy.
TV's "Mr. Wonderful" says that the president has deregulated the economy in a powerful way and "is a great entertainer."
There's a risk that if Warren and Sanders do get their way, the sucking sound will be of talent and capital fleeing America for other jurisdictions where they will be treated better.
People are happier, healthier, and wealthier because freer markets have opened the floodgates of innovation, research, and development.
One of the best ways to succeed long-term in capitalism is by treating customers well rather than ripping them off. That's something you won't hear Democrats or Republicans admit these days.
New research shows that business leaders who benefit from government favoritism are more comfortable with government intervention into markets.