Libertarian Paternalism. The very name is oxymoronic and deceptive. Popularized by authors Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein in their book, Nudge, “libertarian paternalism” is a…

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Short-Term Problems

Anyone who has been aware of the political process for more than an election cycle or two has probably noticed an interesting fact about our…


Remember: Envy is a Deadly Sin

This morning, The Economist led with an interesting article about global income inequality.  The article discusses the prevalent view that income inequality is bad…