Category Archives: economics

Revision to: Wind Farm Back-of-the-Envelope Economic Analysis | Watts Up With That?

Guest post by Larry F. Brown, PhD July 25, 2019 Various commenters pointed out to me that I made an error in my calculations. First, the maintenance man told me the turbines were designed to produce 2.3 MW but only … Continue reading

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University of Missouri sued for violating conservative donor’s mandate | The College Fix

The University of Missouri faces a multi-million dollar lawsuit for allegedly not adhering to the requirements of a conservative donor’s gift. In 2002, financier Sherlock Hibbs gave the school $5 million with the proviso that the money “fund six professorships at the … Continue reading

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Why Socialism Causes Shortages | National Review

By JEFFREY TUCKER   May 16, 2019 11:16 AM   Empty supermarket shelves in Caracas, Venezuela, May 28, 2016 (Juan Barreto/AFP/Getty Images) If you want to want, it’s the perfect systemYou can believe that socialism is wonderful, as apparently many people … Continue reading

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Socialism as Epic Tragedy | National Review

By JOSHUA MURAVCHIK   May 16, 2019 11:16 AM   Vladimir I. Lenin (Bettmann/Contributor/Getty Images) The idea millions killed and died for was a mirageThe saga of socialism constitutes an epic tragedy. It was the most popular political idea ever invented, arguably … Continue reading

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Economist Breaks It Down for Democrats, Explains Sheer Impossibility of ‘Medicare for All’

BY BENJAMIN ARIE PUBLISHED MAY 2, 2019 AT 5:10PM  Share on Facebook Tweet Email Print “If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it’s free.” That quote is attributed to satirist P.J. O’Rourke, but it just might … Continue reading

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Judy Morris Report: Yes My Fellow Americans, Congress Really Did Steal Your Social Security

Thursday, June 14, 2012 In March, 2008 Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) attempted in vain to keep Congress from plundering the Social Security Trust Fund. DeMint to Force Vote to “Stop the Raid” on Social SecurityCongress Raided $2 Trillion in Last … Continue reading

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Judy Morris Report: Taxation is Theft and Tyranny. The Power to Tax is the Power to Plunder and Enslave

Saturday, July 14, 2012 Taxation is Theft and Tyranny. The Power to Tax is the Power to Plunder and Enslave When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves … Continue reading

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