Video: recent data on economic freedom and economic growth

Lynne Kiesling I first saw this outstanding short video a few weeks ago at the Students for Liberty Chicago conference. It does an excellent job of capturing recent data on economic performance and on economic freedom from the recently-released Economic Freedom of the World report that I discussed in late September. In particular, the video … More Video: recent data on economic freedom and economic growth

Horwitz and Carden on corporatism

Lynne Kiesling Steve Horwitz continues to provide excellent focal point arguments about political protests and crony corporatism. In his Freeman column yesterday, he elaborated on the arguments that I developed here earlier in the week and that others have made elsewhere, that the core problem underlying corporate power is its connection to government power: The … More Horwitz and Carden on corporatism