Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 02.13.18

Let Us Eradicate Poverty, Not Demolish Wealth
Daniel Lacalle, Mises Wire

By the time you finish reading this article, some 600 people from all over the world will have escaped poverty.

Markets Provide Care for an Aging Population
Raymond March, The Beacon

CareCoach and other technological advancements continue to provide cheaper and more effective solutions for healthcare’s most difficult problems.

Rent Control Needs Retirement, Not a Comeback
Megan McArdle, Bloomberg View

The definition of policy insanity is to repeat the same mistake and hope for a different, better outcome.

Why Human Flourishing Happens Best in a Free Market
Alan Dowd, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

History shows there’s no better answer to the challenge of poverty than the free market.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).