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July 2014

The Economist on Overparenting
2014/07/25, Bryan Caplan
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Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)
2014/07/24, Scott Sumner
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The Rhetoric of Rights and Permission
2014/07/24, Art Carden
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Recent Reading: Adam Thierer, Permissionless Innovation
2014/07/24, Art Carden
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Evolution and Moral Intuition
2014/07/24, Bryan Caplan
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Good bye to the book as we know it?
2014/07/24, Alberto Mingardi
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John Blundell, RIP
2014/07/23, David Henderson
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Quality Control and a Level Playing Field in the Sharing Economy: Uber in Birmingham
2014/07/23, Art Carden
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Beyond left and right
2014/07/23, Scott Sumner
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What to Learn from The Catcher in the Rye
2014/07/23, Bryan Caplan
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This is HUGE!
2014/07/22, David Henderson
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The Brilliance Of The Onion on Immigrant Fruit
2014/07/22, Art Carden
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Some Empirics of Moral Philosophy
2014/07/22, Bryan Caplan
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Scott's Utilitarian Leniency
2014/07/22, Bryan Caplan
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A few notes on utilitarianism
2014/07/21, Scott Sumner
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McArdle on 15-Year Mortgages
2014/07/21, David Henderson
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Does Paying More to Hire Americans Help Americans?
2014/07/21, Art Carden
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The Argument from Conscience
2014/07/21, Bryan Caplan
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Happy "Almost Assassinate Hitler Day"
2014/07/20, David Henderson
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Endogenous Sexism Explained
2014/07/20, Bryan Caplan
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An Internet secession so far
2014/07/19, Alberto Mingardi
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The wisdom of Cass Sunstein
2014/07/19, Scott Sumner
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Free Market Virtues
2014/07/19, David Henderson
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Economics is all about consumption
2014/07/18, Scott Sumner
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Carlos Ball, RIP
2014/07/18, David Henderson
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Endogenous Sexism
2014/07/18, Bryan Caplan
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Good News on Australia's Economic Policies
2014/07/17, David Henderson
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Where Will We Put All These Immigrants?
2014/07/17, Art Carden
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A(nother) Colbertian in Brussels
2014/07/17, Alberto Mingardi
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AD: Eleven stages of enlightenment
2014/07/17, Scott Sumner
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Note on Borjas: Non-Binding Constraints Are Not Necessary
2014/07/16, David Henderson
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Trillion Dollar Bills on the Sidewalk: The Borjas Critique
2014/07/16, Bryan Caplan
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Governments don't create problems, they solve problems
2014/07/15, Scott Sumner
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Mind Your Own Beesness
2014/07/15, David Henderson
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Your Big Doubts About the 10,000 Hour Rule Are Well-Founded
2014/07/15, Bryan Caplan
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Philip Booth on Thomas Piketty
2014/07/14, Scott Sumner
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"The Criminalization of Parenthood" and Mortality Risks
2014/07/14, Art Carden
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Intolerant Socialism
2014/07/14, Art Carden
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Voluntary-but Bossy-Socialism
2014/07/14, Bryan Caplan
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A Few Recent Scribbles on Uber, Population Growth, and Inflation
2014/07/12, Art Carden
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Saturday Morning Video
2014/07/12, David Henderson
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Conservative Authoritarianism: An Exercise Based on Bryan Caplan's "Liberal Authoritarianism"
2014/07/11, Art Carden
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What Is Tyler Smoking?
2014/07/11, Bryan Caplan
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There are two kinds of people . . .
2014/07/10, Scott Sumner
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Adam Smith on Stationary Bandits vs Roving Bandits
2014/07/10, David Henderson
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Ownership for Cartoonishly Nice People
2014/07/10, Bryan Caplan
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Do Credential Scandals Support the Signaling Model?
2014/07/09, Bryan Caplan
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Economics Never Stops: What's Missing from the Minimum Wage Debate?
2014/07/08, Art Carden
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Boudreaux on McCloskey
2014/07/08, Alberto Mingardi
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Free Intentions
2014/07/08, Bryan Caplan
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Why no Kansas miracle?
2014/07/07, Scott Sumner
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Piketty Bleg
2014/07/07, David Henderson
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Landfills as Inventories
2014/07/07, Art Carden
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Robert Murphy on Capital and Income
2014/07/07, David Henderson
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The Weak-Willed Do-Gooder
2014/07/07, Bryan Caplan
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Henderson, Rothbard on Fractional Reserves
2014/07/06, David Henderson
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More on Schuck and Government Failure
2014/07/06, David Henderson
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Schuck on Why Government Fails
2014/07/05, David Henderson
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Clarabelle Cow, Capitalist
2014/07/04, Alberto Mingardi
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"A Bet Disconcerts Him": Kant on Betting and Beliefs
2014/07/04, Bryan Caplan
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What about Asia?
2014/07/03, Scott Sumner
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I, Crayon
2014/07/03, Art Carden
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How I Teach When I Really Want My Students to Learn
2014/07/03, Bryan Caplan
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You Nasty Creators of Consumer Surplus
2014/07/02, David Henderson
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Mr. Krugman's peculiar post
2014/07/02, Scott Sumner
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IFWE on Hobby Lobby and the False Divide Between Sacred and Secular
2014/07/02, Art Carden
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21 Short Claims About Political Motivation
2014/07/02, Bryan Caplan
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Psychohistory and Changing One Event: What if Franz Ferdinand Hadn't Been Shot?
2014/07/01, Art Carden
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San Francisco: America's Largest Gated Community
2014/07/01, David Henderson
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Liberal Authoritarianism
2014/07/01, Bryan Caplan
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June 2014

Who Caused the August 1990 Spike in Oil Prices?
2014/06/30, David Henderson
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The Majesty of the Law: Rules Aren't Good Just Because They're Rules
2014/06/30, Art Carden
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Remembering Ken Minogue
2014/06/30, Alberto Mingardi
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Does Bad Science Always Lead to Bad Policy?
2014/06/29, David Henderson
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Poverty and "enterprise facilitators"
2014/06/29, Alberto Mingardi
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When is nominal GDP targeting optimal?
2014/06/28, Scott Sumner
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Henderson on Thaler and Sunstein
2014/06/28, David Henderson
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Why Can't We Be More Like Europe? Military Spending Edition
2014/06/27, Art Carden
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Setting the Record Straight on George Will
2014/06/27, David Henderson
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Shall business defend "capitalism"?
2014/06/26, Alberto Mingardi
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Piketty on "merit"
2014/06/26, Scott Sumner
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Don Boudreaux on the Hockey Stick of Human Prosperity
2014/06/26, Art Carden
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Why Does High-Pressure Salesmanship Work?
2014/06/26, Bryan Caplan
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Bootleggers and Baptists: A Few Resources for Your Lunch Break
2014/06/25, Art Carden
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The Economist: Give Tetlock Final Cut
2014/06/25, Bryan Caplan
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Evidence that EconLog has the Best Readers on the Internet
2014/06/24, Art Carden
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New Immigration Journal from the Hoover Institution: Peregrine
2014/06/24, Art Carden
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Bonding with Immigrants
2014/06/24, David Henderson
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The Empire Strikes Back: Walmart Responds to the New York Times
2014/06/24, Art Carden
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Evaluating The Arab Spring: What Would Tetlock Say?
2014/06/24, Bryan Caplan
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Jonathan Turley Echoes Milton Friedman
2014/06/23, David Henderson
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Unpersuaded
2014/06/23, Scott Sumner
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Why Not Capitalism?, Indeed: You Should Read Jason Brennan's Latest
2014/06/23, Art Carden
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France to ban e-cigs
2014/06/23, Alberto Mingardi
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How To Protect Yourself From "Dumping" and Profit in the Process
2014/06/23, Art Carden
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A Hardy Weed: How Traditionalists Underestimate Western Civ
2014/06/23, Bryan Caplan
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Low-Carbon Alternatives: Solar and Wind Suck
2014/06/22, David Henderson
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A Political Constraint: There are People Who Get Their Jollies From Ruining Your Fun
2014/06/21, Art Carden
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Another Immigrant Sneaks Across the Border to Take an American Job
2014/06/21, Art Carden
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Friday Night Video: Eric Peters on How Government Regulation Messes Up Cars
2014/06/20, David Henderson
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The Fed at 100: A century of procyclical policy
2014/06/20, Scott Sumner
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Embarrass Me Now, Please
2014/06/20, Bryan Caplan
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Some Questions About Partisan Expulsion
2014/06/20, Bryan Caplan
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SMBC Features The Greatest Commencement Ever
2014/06/19, Art Carden
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Dick Wagner on Buchanan
2014/06/19, David Henderson
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Occupational Licensing: Rocky Balboa Fights the Rent-Seeking Society
2014/06/19, Art Carden
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Huemer's "The Use of Hypothetical Examples"
2014/06/19, Bryan Caplan
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Scenes from the Rent-Seeking Society: Norwegian Airlines Can't Fly to the US
2014/06/18, Art Carden
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It's a Busy Week in the Carden House: Won't You Join the Julian Simon Club?
2014/06/18, Art Carden
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When Do Hypotheticals Cover Their Cost?
2014/06/18, Bryan Caplan
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Tyler Cowen versus Frederic Bastiat
2014/06/17, David Henderson
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Two Calls for Papers from Econ Journal Watch
2014/06/17, Art Carden
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Scenes from the Political Economy: Scooter Regulation in Panama City, Florida
2014/06/17, Art Carden
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What does 1933-80 tell us about banking regulation?
2014/06/17, Scott Sumner
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The Missing Arguments
2014/06/16, Bryan Caplan
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Taxi drivers of the world, unite!
2014/06/15, Alberto Mingardi
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Dear Reader Almost Passes the Ideological Turing Test
2014/06/13, Bryan Caplan
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Fiscally inefficient monetary policy
2014/06/13, Scott Sumner
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Richard Ebeling on "Thick Libertarianism"
2014/06/13, David Henderson
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Dan Klein on Liberalism
2014/06/12, David Henderson
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The Stockpile Solution
2014/06/12, Bryan Caplan
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Sports are Life
2014/06/11, David Henderson
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Arnold Kling on Well-Being Over Time
2014/06/11, David Henderson
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Never reason from an interest rate change
2014/06/11, Scott Sumner
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Krugman's Misleading Post on Coal
2014/06/10, David Henderson
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Is the Social Security Tax Cap Disappearing?
2014/06/10, Bryan Caplan
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Bauman Climate Bet
2014/06/10, Bryan Caplan
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Liberalism unbound: Free lunch and dinner--all you can eat!
2014/06/10, Scott Sumner
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Baptists, Bootleggers, and Public Squalor: Light Rail Isn't a Good Public Investment
2014/06/09, Art Carden
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About That High-Quality Insurance
2014/06/09, David Henderson
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Bauman Climate Bet Bleg
2014/06/09, Bryan Caplan
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Reply to Cardinal Rodriguez Maradiaga
2014/06/08, David Henderson
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Obama is to the right of Texas on pot legalization
2014/06/07, Scott Sumner
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Frank Furedi on euroskepticism
2014/06/07, Alberto Mingardi
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Friday Night Video: Mussolini--A Man of the Left
2014/06/06, David Henderson
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Data Challenge: "Full-Time, Year-Round Workers" Can Be Briefly Unemployed?
2014/06/06, Bryan Caplan
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Show Me the Way to the Next Whiskey Bar: Whiskey Shortages and Austrian Business Cycle Theory
2014/06/06, Art Carden
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The Daily Hell of the War on Drugs
2014/06/06, David Henderson
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The First Fundamental Law of Capitalism
2014/06/06, Scott Sumner
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Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change: My Reservations Illustrated
2014/06/06, Bryan Caplan
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Data Challenge: Can "Full-Time, Year-Round Workers" Be Unemployed?
2014/06/05, Bryan Caplan
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Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change: Pollution Taxes Illustrated
2014/06/05, Bryan Caplan
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Kierkegaard on Setting Aside Childish Things: Opinions and Judgment
2014/06/05, Art Carden
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Krugman Defends Price Theory
2014/06/05, David Henderson
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Happy birthday, Adam Smith
2014/06/05, Alberto Mingardi
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Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change: Experimental vs. Observational Studies Illustrated
2014/06/05, Bryan Caplan
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Myth of the Rational Voter: The Complete Animated Series
2014/06/04, Bryan Caplan
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Economics Never Stops: On the Costs and Benefits of Climate Change
2014/06/04, Art Carden
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My Small Victory
2014/06/04, David Henderson
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Private affluence, public squalor, high taxes
2014/06/04, Scott Sumner
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Uncertainty Can Go Both Ways
2014/06/03, David Henderson
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Voter Biases, Explained with Video
2014/06/03, Art Carden
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The Difficulties with Lying
2014/06/03, David Henderson
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Why Sailer Scares
2014/06/03, Bryan Caplan
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Unemployment Insurance Bleg
2014/06/02, Bryan Caplan
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Reverse Mortgages in Organs
2014/06/02, Art Carden
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It's Great to Be Back With One of My Favorite Blogs!
2014/06/02, Art Carden
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The Problems with Bans on Insider Trading
2014/06/02, David Henderson
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Piketty on Kuznets
2014/06/02, Scott Sumner
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The Fungible Kidney
2014/06/02, Bryan Caplan
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John Blundell on the Rebirth of Austrian Economics
2014/06/01, David Henderson
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Welcome Back, Carden
2014/06/01, David Henderson
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May 2014

Raise Minimum Wage: Reduce Benefits
2014/05/31, David Henderson
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Friday Night Video: Walter Block on Ayn Rand and Murray Rothbard
2014/05/30, David Henderson
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Can we have confidence in our opinions on immigration?
2014/05/30, Scott Sumner
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A Eugenic Experiment
2014/05/30, Bryan Caplan
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OpenEurope on the European vote
2014/05/29, Alberto Mingardi
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Is the Sharing Economy a Rip-Off?
2014/05/29, David Henderson
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Dear Nationalism
2014/05/29, Bryan Caplan
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Inflation targeting: It's even worse than you thought
2014/05/28, Scott Sumner
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Partial Response to Yoram Bauman
2014/05/28, David Henderson
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Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change: Yoram's Last Word
2014/05/28, Bryan Caplan
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Frank on Phony Credentials
2014/05/28, Bryan Caplan
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"Rationally Inactive"
2014/05/27, David Henderson
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Lind's Challenge for Progressives
2014/05/27, Bryan Caplan
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Frankly Signaling
2014/05/27, Bryan Caplan
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The goal of monetary stimulus is to boost saving
2014/05/26, Scott Sumner
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Economism and Immigration
2014/05/26, Bryan Caplan
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Phil Magness on Piketty's U.S. Wealth Data
2014/05/25, David Henderson
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VA Health Care: The Problems with Government Agencies
2014/05/25, David Henderson
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Ad Hominem
2014/05/24, David Henderson
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Eating out. The wisdom of Tyler Cowen
2014/05/24, Alberto Mingardi
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What is Pay? What is Wealth?
2014/05/23, David Henderson
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Myth of the Rational Voter: The Animated Series, Part 4
2014/05/23, Bryan Caplan
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Talking More to Mark Krikorian
2014/05/23, Bryan Caplan
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Basketball teams compete with each other. Basketball team companies cooperate, as they should.
2014/05/23, Scott Sumner
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Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change: Rejoinder to Yoram Bauman
2014/05/22, Bryan Caplan
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Myth of the Rational Voter: The Animated Series, Part 3
2014/05/22, Bryan Caplan
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The Great Society at 50
2014/05/22, Alberto Mingardi
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The middle class is doing fine
2014/05/21, Scott Sumner
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Reynolds on Summers and Piketty
2014/05/21, David Henderson
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Walter Oi on Government Budgeting
2014/05/20, David Henderson
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Tucker on the Young Unemployed
2014/05/20, David Henderson
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Los Angeles Times Distorts
2014/05/19, David Henderson
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How People Get Good at Their Jobs
2014/05/19, Bryan Caplan
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Has Medicaid succeeded?
2014/05/18, Scott Sumner
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Noah Smith on Modern Economics
2014/05/17, David Henderson
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What is monetary policy?
2014/05/16, Scott Sumner
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Williamson on Lind and Caplan; Me on Leonard Read
2014/05/16, David Henderson
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Half-Staff for Farmers
2014/05/15, David Henderson
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Partial Reply to Yoram Bauman
2014/05/15, David Henderson
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Bauman Responds on The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change
2014/05/15, Bryan Caplan
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The Improvident Rich
2014/05/15, Bryan Caplan
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I Feel Blessed
2014/05/14, David Henderson
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Rational expectations doesn't require smart people
2014/05/14, Scott Sumner
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Shall we obey unjust regulations?
2014/05/14, Alberto Mingardi
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Myth of the Rational Voter: The Animated Series, Part 2
2014/05/14, Bryan Caplan
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Quotes From a Colloquium
2014/05/13, David Henderson
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Never debate the impact of a price change
2014/05/13, Scott Sumner
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The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change
2014/05/13, Bryan Caplan
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Thoughts on Krikorian
2014/05/12, David Henderson
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Exploring Elitist Democracy: The Latest from Gilens and Page
2014/05/12, Bryan Caplan
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The paradoxes of applying nationalism to immigration
2014/05/11, Scott Sumner
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Healthcare... The return of the Singapore model
2014/05/11, Alberto Mingardi
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Trade Creates Peace
2014/05/11, David Henderson
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Me, Gilens, and Salon
2014/05/11, Bryan Caplan
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"Hollowing Out": A Global Perspective
2014/05/10, Bryan Caplan
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Friday Night Video: Henderson on RT
2014/05/09, David Henderson
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Mitt Romney's True Colors
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Dain Fitzgerald [2014/07/26 02:59 AM, The Economist on Overparenting]:
Caplan's message is great news for bright, upper-middle parents. Stop stres...

ThomasH [2014/07/26 02:29 AM, This is HUGE!]:
Interesting, Henderson’s comment: taxpayers in a majority of states will n...

ThomasH [2014/07/26 02:01 AM, This is HUGE!]:
It would certainly be a triumph for the court to tell IRS that it cannot ig...

ThomasH [2014/07/26 01:15 AM, Quality Control and a Level Playing Field in the Sharing Economy: Uber in Birmingham]:
Tom West has a good point about regulation in general. The beauty of Uber ...

Aaron Zierman [2014/07/26 12:11 AM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
Scott, thank you for some well reasoned discussion of open borders. Sometim...

Lorenzo from Oz [2014/07/25 07:11 PM, Beyond left and right]:
Australia has been famously described as a Benthamite country. (The place w...

BC [2014/07/25 03:32 PM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
"Perhaps the Swiss would require all immigrants to first have a place to li...

R Boggs [2014/07/25 01:56 PM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
Scott has odd viewpoint. It is desirable to change Swiss society by letting...

Patrick R. Sullivan [2014/07/25 01:34 PM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
[Comment removed for irrelevance. Email the webmaster@econlib.org to reque...

Kevin L [2014/07/25 01:09 PM, The Rhetoric of Rights and Permission]:
"Should we allow immigrants to come to our country?" Vs. "Should we arres...

Scott Sumner [2014/07/25 01:05 PM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
Vagabundus, Yes, the welfare state issue does create problems for open bor...

Chris Wegener [2014/07/25 12:44 PM, This is HUGE!]:
To Shayne Cook There will always be an administrative cost to any system...

Nick Rowe [2014/07/25 12:41 PM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
Daniel: fair point. You are right. What I should have said was: they are al...

AP [2014/07/25 12:40 PM, Evolution and Moral Intuition]:
Also, JL above is exactly right. The trolley problem reflects a conflict b...

AP [2014/07/25 12:10 PM, Evolution and Moral Intuition]:
One problem with the trolley example is that in real life that's probably n...

eric [2014/07/25 11:18 AM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
[Comment removed for irrelevance and rudeness. Email the webmaster@econlib...

sourcreamus [2014/07/25 11:00 AM, The Rhetoric of Rights and Permission]:
Nobody ever wants to raise taxes any more. They want to "ask the most fortu...

NZ [2014/07/25 10:59 AM, The Brilliance Of The Onion on Immigrant Fruit]:
@MikeP: The reason to have borders is that one feels the nation's laws and ...

R Richard Schweitzer [2014/07/25 10:50 AM, The Rhetoric of Rights and Permission]:
But let us look more closely at the use of "we." Is the question really ab...

Steve Roth [2014/07/25 10:28 AM, Evolution and Moral Intuition]:
You seem to shift the ground of the argument here. SS points to aggregate ...

BT [2014/07/25 10:22 AM, Good bye to the book as we know it?]:
To me this is basically a $120 per year Library Card. My local Library also...

Daniel Kuehn [2014/07/25 09:53 AM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
Nice statement from Rowe except for this I think: "Those are all just acco...

Tom West [2014/07/25 09:41 AM, Quality Control and a Level Playing Field in the Sharing Economy: Uber in Birmingham]:
But the fact that this belief is almost totally baseless is an important is...

Lorenzo from Oz [2014/07/25 09:35 AM, Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan)]:
Thanks Nick! The post is here: ...

J.V. Dubois [2014/07/25 09:31 AM, A few notes on utilitarianism]:
Here I am on Scott's side. As was written elsewhere, inventing artificial s...

The 12 most-recently-commented-on articles:

The Economist on Overparenting [Comments (1) ]:
    Dain Fitzgerald: Caplan's message is great news for bright, upper-middle parents. Stop stres...

This is HUGE! [Comments (30) ]:
    Chris Wegener: To Shayne Cook There will always be an administrative cost to any system...
    ThomasH: It would certainly be a triumph for the court to tell IRS that it cannot ig...
    ThomasH: Interesting, Henderson’s comment: taxpayers in a majority of states will n...

Quality Control and a Level Playing Field in the Sharing Economy: Uber in Birmingham [Comments (18) ]:
    Mark V Anderson: Tom, I think the main point is that cab companies can and probably will pub...
    Tom West: But the fact that this belief is almost totally baseless is an important is...
    ThomasH: Tom West has a good point about regulation in general. The beauty of Uber ...

Nick Rowe on fiscal policy (and reply to Caplan) [Comments (15) ]:
    R Boggs: Scott has odd viewpoint. It is desirable to change Swiss society by letting...
    BC: "Perhaps the Swiss would require all immigrants to first have a place to li...
    Aaron Zierman: Scott, thank you for some well reasoned discussion of open borders. Sometim...

Beyond left and right [Comments (19) ]:
    Scott Sumner: Ricardo, The default assumption for most public policy purposes is that pe...
    Jim Rose: Thanks Scott....
    Lorenzo from Oz: Australia has been famously described as a Benthamite country. (The place w...

The Rhetoric of Rights and Permission [Comments (8) ]:
    R Richard Schweitzer: But let us look more closely at the use of "we." Is the question really ab...
    sourcreamus: Nobody ever wants to raise taxes any more. They want to "ask the most fortu...
    Kevin L: "Should we allow immigrants to come to our country?" Vs. "Should we arres...

Evolution and Moral Intuition [Comments (23) ]:
    Steve Roth: You seem to shift the ground of the argument here. SS points to aggregate ...
    AP: One problem with the trolley example is that in real life that's probably n...
    AP: Also, JL above is exactly right. The trolley problem reflects a conflict b...

The Brilliance Of The Onion on Immigrant Fruit [Comments (14) ]:
    MikeP: My point is that there is no reason to have borders or nations or other div...
    MikeP: By the way, I think the Onion's editorial cartoon is making fun of editoria...
    NZ: @MikeP: The reason to have borders is that one feels the nation's laws and ...

Good bye to the book as we know it? [Comments (5) ]:
    Granite26: I'm interested in how this will develop. Cheap/free ebooks are already com...
    AD: If it included all of Amazon's books, it would be a lot more significant --...
    BT: To me this is basically a $120 per year Library Card. My local Library also...

A few notes on utilitarianism [Comments (25) ]:
    eccentric-opinion: I think there's a strong case for consequentialism in general, but there ar...
    Greg Heslop: "If opponents of utilitarianism are forced to come up with implausible exam...
    J.V. Dubois: Here I am on Scott's side. As was written elsewhere, inventing artificial s...

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