A Harvard study's findings show how not to fight the restrictionist disinformation campaign.
Historian Amity Shlaes talks about the last time a president massively expanded the federal government to help people.
This is why we can't have serious conversations about government spending.
'Most Americans Don't Want To Work for the Federal Government' Says Andrew Yang, Trashing Federal Jobs Guarantee
The entrepreneur argued instead for a federal universal basic income proposal that would provide every American $1,000 a month.
The Trump Administration's New "Public Charge" Rule is a Plan to Cut Immigration, not Reduce Burdens on the Welfare State
Helpful analyses by David Bier of the Cato Institute and Reason's Shikha Dalmia explain why.
Only wealthy immigrants will have a clear shot at being admitted or staying.
They are letting President Trump's bogus anti-immigration narrative dominate their conversation
Study Shows That Extreme Poverty Statistics Have Been Overestimated, Especially Among Families With Children
The number of people deemed to be living in extreme poverty was significantly inflated
From "immigration, yes; welfare, no" to "welfare, whatever; immigration, no."
Johan Norberg's new documentary shows how the Nordic nation traded stagnant socialism for a modern mixed economy
He wants to screw all immigrants, regardless of status
The right has given up the pretense that it is only opposed to illegal immigration
Restrictionists have distorted and weaponized the late, great economist's views
We don't need UBI to enable people to tell bosses to take the job and shove it.
"The rise of the Nordic welfare state has been a double-edged sword" for women's professional progress.
Poor people are likely to make better food choices for themselves than the government.
And, weirdly, grocery store cronyism might be the thing that stops it.
Abraham Lincoln couldn't have dreamed that 21st-century Americans would still be paying for pensions created under him.
Center for American Progress' Neera Tanden and Foundation for Government Accountability's Tarran Bragdon debate government handouts at the Soho Forum.
Neera Tanden from the Center for American Progress vs. Tarren Bragdon from the Foundation for Government Accountability.
Neera Tanden, head of Center for American Progress, and Tarren Bragdon of Foundation for Government Accountability square in live Soho Forum/Reason debate.
Neera Tanden from the Center for American Progress vs. Tarren Bragdon from the Foundation for Government Accountability at the Soho Forum.
A new study reminds us that the law of supply and demand still applies to labor
This week's fake outrage confuses welfare spending with equal government protection and blames Trump.
McDowell Is the Poorest, Sickest, Most Hopeless County in America. Why Doesn't Everyone Just Leave? (Reason Podcast)
Ronald Bailey traveled back to his familial home to find out what went wrong in Appalachia.
A Reason writer returns to his family's home to investigate
Living the Nordic American dream.
The future economy is going to be self-managed, says former SEIU leader Andy Stern. Get out of its way-but give us a universal basic income.
The basic-income scheme is meant to save Finland money and reduce the country's high unemployment rate.
This is class-based paternalism in action.
Public defenders increasingly act like social workers, and welfare providers increasingly act like law enforcement.
Lyndon Johnson's war on crime