Tariffs: Trump’s Worst Idea Yet

John Gustavsson: Donald Trump announced an intention to slap a 25 % tariff on steel imports, as well as a 10 % tariff on aluminum imports. This may very well be his worst idea yet – and that’s saying something!

Envy Economics

Amy Frantz: Can we actually make everyone equal in this country by taking more away from those with higher incomes and giving it to those with less?

Less for More?

Don Racheter: We need to replace governmentally/monopolistically provided goods & services with capitalistically/ competitively provided goods & services.

The Economics of Brexit: Why Britain Should Leave

John Gustavsson, an economics graduate, refutes the economic claims in favor of the UK remaining in the EU and explains why the UK is better off out

Video: Rick Perry Discusses Economics, Foreign Policy & Conservatism

Former Governor Rick Perry (R-TX) discussed economics, foreign policy and the future of the conservative movement in his keynote address at an event in DC.

Minimum Wage: Fodder for Increased Unemployment and Inflation

President Obama’s proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10/ hour will only increase unemployment and inflation as it places a burden on small businesses.

Why Mitt Romney Might Win the GOP Nomination in 2012 and Why He May Not

(First in a series of articles on potential candidates for president in…

Teaching Teens

A new semester began last week and I am up to my…

Latte Links (9/30)

Miscellany for the week so far, I can’t believe it’s Wednesday and…