Articles on economics from The Objective Standard.
“Stimulus” Packages: Cure or Disease?
The government response to the COVID-19 pandemic has harmed many innocent people. But stimulus packages will only make a bad situation worse. Though touted as a cure, such “stimulus” is, in fact, another disease.
Economists Petition Politicians to Repeal Laws against “Price Gouging”
If you recognize and want to protect the rights of producers and traders to act on their judgment, which will, in turn, enable them to produce and sell the products we all need during this pandemic—please sign and share Raymond C. Niles’s petition.
The Case against Socialism by Rand Paul
Rand Paul’s The Case against Socialism provides helpful analyses to address the arguments of today’s socialists. What it sorely lacks is a strong, moral case against socialism and for its antithesis: capitalism.
The Bravery of Hong Kong’s Freedom Fighters
The bravery of today’s Hong Kong protestors is nothing short of incredible. Confronting the massive forces of the world’s largest and most bloodstained dictatorship, they stand for freedom against overwhelming odds. Yet they remain undaunted.
Socialism vs. Capitalism: Richard Salsman Debates John Komlos
Capitalism or socialism, which is the ideal system? Don’t miss this debate between Dr. Richard Salsman and Dr. John Komlos.
How Jamie Dimon Should Have Answered Representative Katie Porter
Businessmen must learn to defend themselves when they are unjustly attacked, as should anyone concerned with justice.