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Prohibition, not the prohibited, causes violence

There are a number of films that we’ve all seen that depict a dystopian, maybe post-apocalyptic world where some sort of gang controls much of the society and/or economy. 508 more words

Economics

Hacker Black Markets are Sophisticated and Maturing

RAND Corporation

Black and gray markets for computer hacking tools, services and byproducts such as stolen credit card numbers continue to expand, creating an increasing threat to businesses, governments and individuals, according to a new… 260 more words

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There's A Black Market For Cigarettes In NY State! I Wonder Why?

Less will be sold at a higher price than a lower price. The first part of the law of supply and demand makes perfect sense: do you cut back on the amount of a good or service purchased if the price gets too high? 491 more words

Econ. 101

Tennessee's Meth Problem

Here is a letter to the Tennessean in response to their editorial on meth:

Tennessee’s meth problem is directly correlated to the policy of prohibition and the futility of the drug war.

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Politics