Political Justification for Ignorance

Despite all the noise politicians make about the importance of education, they have a significant incentive to keep the electorate ignorant. That provides the reasoning behind their wanting to maintain control of the education system and the process of education itself. Introduction Keeping the electorate ignorant has paid politicians substantial political dividends for many generations. … Continue reading Political Justification for Ignorance

The Response to Coronavirus

The coronavirus has not caused lost jobs, closed businesses, restricted air travel, and many other adverse economic effects. Responses to the coronavirus have caused these effects. Were those responses appropriate? We may never know. Responses due to market intervention have been substantially different than they would have occurred in a free market. Introduction It will … Continue reading The Response to Coronavirus