Everyone and their dog has heard of Adam Smith, John Maynard Keynes, and Milton Friedman. Not only are they some of history’s most influential economic thinkers, they are intellectual celebrities. Books like the Wealth of Nations are . . .
‘Globalist’ has Become a Useful Slur—but What Does it Really Mean? We will no longer surrender this country, or its people, to the false song of globalism. ~Donald J Trump, April 27, 2016 In 1950 . . .
Conservatives & Cognitive Dissonance: Why Rejecting the UN Means Rejecting NAFTA Lampooning the left is lucrative business, and has become a rite-of-passage for conservative commentators—even politicians. Pundits like Ben Shapiro, and provocateurs like Milo Yiannapoulos . . .
The US Withdrew From TPP—Not TISA US President Donald Trump withdrew his country from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on his first full day in office, fulfilling one of his longstanding campaign promises. However, TPP isn’t . . .
The Argument Against Economic Globalization & Globalism The Cato Institute boldly claims that free trade benefits all. Wrong. There are very few absolutes in life—and none in the realm of economics. There are exceptions and limitations . . .