The U.S. constitution gives the trade power to congress alone.
Besides making Americans poorer than they otherwise need to be due to Trump’s tariff wars, the president has arrogantly used executive authority to arbitrarily impose higher import taxes (or their threat) at his own discretion and whim.
It is not Amazon, Google, Apple, Facebook, and others that need to be “cut down to size,” as they cannot coerce us to buy their products and use their services.
The Financial Crisis of 2008-9 and The Great Recession Was Caused By The Government And Not Capitalism
The financial crisis of 2008-9 — accompanied by the Great Recession was caused by government intervention, mainly in mortgage finance and the housing sector.
In economics Hayek is a radical; but in philosophy, unlike Ayn Rand, Hayek is a conservative.
A patriotic American acts as a capitalist and an individualist: he buys the best, wherever it may be found.
Can’t we just leave government out of it and let employers and employees work this out to meet individual needs?
Does a government-mandated minimum wage help or hurt the very workers and job seekers that Ocasio-Cortez wants to help?
Economic growth has been faster when the federal government has been smaller (relative to GDP) – and vice versa.
I don’t trust politicians, generally, but I especially don’t trust them with money. Since the U.S. went off the gold standard, the dollar has lost 80 percent of its value.