How Did China Get Rich? Most people don’t get China. It’s far away. They speak a different language. Their culture, philosophy, religion—everything is super different. Because of this, or perhaps because of China’s historical isolation, . . .
Neither Free Trade Nor Immigration, Nor Lower Taxes Causes Economic Growth You hear it again and again from the media: “free trade causes economic growth”, or “we need more immigrants to sustain the economy”. That’s . . .
Why Study Economic History? Modern (theoretical) economics has failed us. It’s led America down the road to economic collapse, while at the same time empowered and emboldened our rivals. By abandoning empiricism (the use of . . .