Free Markets Help Food Banks Serve the Poor
Charles Hughes, Economics21
Discussion of capitalism often focuses on contributions to economic growth or productivity, but this emphasis places an artificial limit on the potential benefits of free markets.
The Tiny Dominican Factory That Disproves the Need for Sweatshops
Gillian B. White, The Atlantic
Sarah Adler-Milstein, a labor advocate, argues “there’s absolutely no reason” the world’s biggest clothing brands couldn’t follow the example of Santo Domingo’s Alta Gracia.
The Benefits of Marriage
Rachel Sheffield, The Daily Signal
Thirty-two percent of the growth in family income inequality since 1979 can be linked to the decline in the marriage rate.
Affirming (Not Disparaging) Honest Wealth Creation
Anne Bradley, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics
Many of these articles on income inequality, instead of focusing on the gift and potential of wealth, disparage those who have acquired it.