What a Catholic Economy Looks Like
John Horvat II, Crisis Magazine
Perhaps the most productive thing a person can do to fuel prosperity is to help make the economy more Catholic.
How Econ Went From Philosophy to Science
Noah Smith, Bloomberg
A new study shows how much the field now relies on hard data instead of airy theories.
The Minimum Wage Doesn’t Do What You Think It Does
Jordan Setayesh, Mises Wire
One of the most curious political phenomenon is how the idea of the minimum wage is mindlessly accepted by the public as a policy that undoubtedly helps the poor.
Why People Keep Falling for Socialism, Despite the Evidence
Walter E. Williams, The Daily Signal
The poverty line that the Census Bureau used in 2016 for a single person was an income of $12,486 that year. For a two-person household, it was $16,072, and for a four-person household, it was $24,755.