March 19, 2023 6:00 am

Isabel Paterson: A Woman Who Could ‘Save the World’

The wisdom in ‘The God of the Machine’ wisdom is as important today as it was in the 1940s.


March 18, 2023 6:00 am

The Country Where Economic Freedom Has Grown the Most Over the Last Two Decades

Vietnam is on the path to becoming one of the world’s most vibrant economies. No country of comparable size has gained as much economic freedom since 1995.


March 17, 2023 11:00 am

Why Taxes Are Harmful: A Response to The Woke Salaryman

The Woke Salaryman believes taxes are important for a thriving society. The reality is quite the opposite.


March 17, 2023 5:00 am

New York City’s Not-So-Secret World of Low-Cost Private Schools

“I believe that parents should have the choice as to where their children go to school,” said Jasmin Hoyt who in 1993 founded Great Oaks, a private school in Brooklyn with an annual tuition of $5,600.


March 17, 2023 5:00 am

Ireland’s Astonishing Economic Growth Holds an Important Lesson

In 2022, the Irish economy grew at an incredible rate of 12.2 percent, the fastest on the European continent—and more than 5x that of the United States.


March 16, 2023 6:00 am

Don’t Be Kept in the Dark about Daylight Saving Time

There are strong reasons to make standard time permanent — or at least sleep on it.


March 16, 2023 5:00 am

How Government Lost 15 Million Acres of Public Land in the United States

Non-market allocations of resources are doomed to result in catastrophic waste and mismanagement, evidenced by a recent New York Times story exploring how ‘millions of acres of public lands aren’t really open to the public.’


March 14, 2023 7:00 am

The One-Sided Environmental Thinking behind ‘Avatar: The Way of Water’

The new Avatar movie has a lot going for it, but the environmental paradigm it promotes could be a lot more balanced.


March 14, 2023 5:00 am

Are ‘Big Businesses’ Bad?

There’s two sources of "bigness" people don’t consider.


March 13, 2023 8:15 am

Why We Should Let Bad Banks Fail

Bad banks need consequences. Let them fail.


March 13, 2023 5:00 am

California Ranks Dead Last Among US States in Tipping. Why?

Toast’s new Restaurant Trends report is out, and the findings are interesting.


March 11, 2023 6:00 am

Economist Explains the One Piece of Advice He’d Give His Younger Self

Understanding the value of your time is incredibly important—especially to your future self.