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The FedMoney and BanksGold StandardPrices
The Federal Reserve and in particular fiat money ruins the incentive to save for a better future.
Floridians could end up facing unnecessary hardship, because its state government does not understand basic economics.
The problem with the Excel spreadsheet approach is not the intentions of policymakers, but that such tools cannot possibly replace the market process.
Many of Venezuela's woes stem from the Venezuelan state's reliance on price controls to enact its socialist goals. Famine has resulted.
Global EconomyCalculation and KnowledgePrices
In the UK, a national minimum wage was introduced in 1999. Things have been getting worse for young workers ever since.
The EntrepreneurFree MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPrices
An "I voted" sticker is no substitute for a simple receipt.
Rising income inequality and concentration of resources into fewer large firms are not a problem for marginal-pricing theory.
Taxes and SpendingPolitical TheoryPricesValue and Exchange
The way that government collects taxes is awful. The process of spending it is even worse.
Decades of government mismanagement has wreaked havoc on the Apalachicola oyster industry.
Legal SystemThe Police StatePrices
Synthetic marijuana is more dangerous and unpredictable than the ordinary kind. It exists because the Drug War has made cheaper, more potent drugs more profitable. And on a black market, safety is not the seller's chief concern.