X-Dumpsters owner Steven Hedrick rents roll-away dumpsters to people, but now his city forces residents to contract with the county.
"Government in general does a lot of things that aren't necessary," says Jared Polis.
Why the businessman launched a long shot campaign for the presidency.
Excessive government interference in the market hurts consumers and thwarts policy goals. It also gets in the way of the government itself.
The higher taxes on small businesses and entrepreneurs could slow growth. Less opportunity means more tribalism and division.
Politicians say they want to subsidize various industries, but they sabotage themselves by weighing the policies down with rules that have nothing to do with the plans.
But partisans are having the wrong debate.
Compliance could prove impossibly expensive for independent food sellers.
Wherever markets are free, new wealth gets created. Then almost everyone wins.
Without a tenable visa pathway, immigrant entrepreneurs will look to greener pastures—and the American economy will be worse for it.
It would signal that the transportation future involves decentralization and rapid change rather than Washington-style command-and-control.
Limited resources create enormous vulnerability.
Though the American economy still looks bleak, there are silver linings.
Detroit leaders throw around words like "fairness" and "equity" while shielding big restaurants from smaller competition.
"The quality of life we have even during COVID is so much higher than anything humanity experienced, and it's only going to get better."
A bill signed into law this month in Illinois and one awaiting governor approval in New Hampshire would let kids sell non-alcoholic beverages outside their homes.
From SpaceX and Tesla to Uber and Lyft, many of the most successful companies thrived without the government's stamp of approval.
Even a critic who doesn’t love singing or dancing succumbed to its charms.
Regulators haven't kept up with the times when it comes to the changing nature of ventures into space.
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There's a silver lining to partisan demagogues taking up peaceful entrepreneurship.
Alex Winter's new film celebrates the Rock Hall of Famer's individualism, anti-authoritarianism, and entrepreneurship.
Entrepreneurs discouraged by red tape even before COVID-19 need officials to leave them alone.
In a year that will be remembered for a deadly pandemic that shut down parts of the economy and cost millions of people their jobs, here's one silver lining.
A government survey finds that prepping for hard times can have wide benefits.
Cheese shop owner Jill Erber on why she's keeping her store open to take care of her customers and her community
GOP attacks on internet smut are heating up, but the porn industry has more practical threats to worry about.
At This Year's Vegas Porn Expo, Everything People Think They Know About the Internet and Adult Entertainment Is Wrong
The internet has turned adult performers into media entrepreneurs.
"There was a time when the majority of people on Earth were illiterate and starving, and capitalism changed all of that."
Dump intrusive trade policies to give a real boost to consumers and entrepreneurs.
Licensing reform efforts cross partisan barriers. Unfortunately, so do efforts to cripple opportunity and prosperity.
People are happier, healthier, and wealthier because freer markets have opened the floodgates of innovation, research, and development.
The Cobb County Police Department then blamed Corey J's aunt for escalating the confrontation.
High tobacco taxes neither raise revenue nor discourage smoking.
Josephine, in the Bay Area, linked aspiring food entrepreneurs with hungry neighbors.