Economics helps explain why suicide is more common among Protestants
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann, Big Think
Evidence suggest that the sociological channel to explain Protestants’ higher suicide rate is more relevant than the theological channel.Aeon counter – do not remove
Venezuela is a tragic reminder of why property rights matter
Alexander C. R. Hammond, CapX
Property rights have a stronger correlation with prosperity than any other aspect of economic freedom.
Want Less Graft? Allow More Freedom.
Leonid Bershidsky, Bloomberg Opinion
With some surprising exceptions, corruption is seen as more likely to thrive in authoritarian countries than in democracies.
Here’s The Brief Moral Case Against ‘Democratic Socialism’
David Weinberger, The Federalist
Calling something a ‘human right’ signifies that it’s no longer legitimate to debate the wisdom and prudence of various strategies for providing that thing.