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The Nature and Origin of Money

by Alex Salter on Oct 1, 2013

Did the creation of money arise from state decree or emerge from free markets? The answer has important implications for economic policy.

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Neighborhood Effects or Culture Rot?

by George C. Leef on Sep 17, 2013

Over time, Milton Friedman began to doubt that the spillover benefits of government-subsidized higher education were worth the costs.

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The Magic of Free Trade

by Arthur Foulkes on Oct 1, 2013

From fifth grade classrooms to the green energy industry, free trade grows economies and promotes peace.

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Slavery Contracts

by Roderick T. Long on Dec 1, 1994

In this short essay, Roderick Long argues that contracts to sell yourself into slavery are unenforceable, because your right to liberty isn’t yours to sell.