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Does Capitalism Exploit Workers?

featuring Matt Zwolinski on Jul 19, 2012

Prof. Matt Zwolinski explains why capitalism actually tends to protect workers’ interests.

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How Cronyism is Hurting the Economy

featuring Jason Brennan on Jul 10, 2012

How do we stop crony capitalism and collusion? Professor Jason Brennan argues that while it may seem paradoxical the best solution is to limit government power.

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Adam Smith and the Follies of Central Planning

featuring James R. Otteson on Jun 27, 2012

Society suffers when the man of system attempts to force his desires on the lives of individuals in ways that contradict their own desires.

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Are Low Interest Rates Good?

featuring Antony Davies on Jun 1, 2012

Professor Davies says the best rate is the market rate—the rate we get when the Federal Reserve doesn’t meddle in financial markets.

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The Expulsion of the Acadians

featuring Amy Sturgis on May 26, 2012

Professor Amy Sturgis explains that the Acadians were peaceful French colonists who had prospered in Nova Scotia.