Tag Archive: free market

22
Apr

Benefits vs. Costs and COVID-19

One of the first lessons in an economics class is everything has a cost. That’s in stark contrast to lessons in the political arena where politicians talk about free stuff. In our personal lives, decision-making involves weighing costs against benefits. […]

30
May

Capitalism vs. Socialism

  Several recent polls, plus the popularity of Sen. Bernie Sanders, demonstrate that young people prefer socialism to free-market capitalism. That, I believe, is a result of their ignorance and indoctrination during their school years, from kindergarten through college. For […]

05
Jan

‘Repeal and Replace’ Obamacare — With the Free Market

One of President-elect Donald Trump’s major campaign promises is to “repeal and replace” Obamacare. Vice President Joe Biden recently dared him to do so. Biden knows that 20 million Americans have health insurance that didn’t before Obamacare, and they represent […]

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