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The Element of Confusion

When my son, Cody, was young, we belonged to an informal Christian church. On Communion day, ushers would pass around what my son would call the “bread and juice.” 579 more words

Tama County

“…the more we try to provide full security by interfering with the market system, the greater the insecurity becomes; and, what is worse, the greater becomes the contrast between the security of those to whom it is granted as a privilege and the ever-increasing insecurity of the under-privileged… As the number of the privileged increases and the difference between their security and the insecurity of the others increases, a completely new set of social values gradually arises.

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F. A. Hayek


Think of the economy like a fried breakfast.

When the economy is strong: The breakfast is delicious and flavoursome. The sausages are crispy on the outside, soft and warm on the inside. 66 more words


U.S. Economic History Syllabus, Spring 2018

H442, Economic History of the United States

Syllabus, Spring 2018.  Lane 125, 9:30-10:45, Tuesdays-Thursdays

Prof (such as he is!): Brad Birzer

H442 students, thank you so much for taking this course.  636 more words

How the Free Market is Solving Sexual Assault

Stories of sexual harassment have continued to pepper our news feeds. A need to address this social epidemic arises, and what better way to counter sexual harassment than to let the government take the reigns! 1,332 more words