Can Adam Smith Save Gen Z?
A college professor's optimistic take on the younger generation.
Self-Improvement Is Inherently Pro-Liberty
Why the Atomic Habits phenomenon is a good sign for our culture.
The Economics of Taylor Swift’s Super Bowl Trip
Even superstars have to think about tradeoffs.
War Is Not Just a Western Notion
Japanese history illustrates the fact that, when it comes to war, the Far East is no different from the Middle East or whatever is either east or west from wherever you are.
Taylor Swift Shows Us Why We Need to Shake Off Intellectual Property
There’s nothing wrong with using a phrase someone else came up with. But there is a lot wrong with coercively preventing such use.
Traveling the developing world reveals vast inequality, racism, and sexism—and just how fortunate Americans are.
The Mouse Is Free: Steamboat Willie and Intellectual Property
Steamboat-era Mickey enters the public domain.
What Many Critics of Child Labor Overlook
Child labor can be fairly brutal, but the alternatives are often far worse.
The Market-Driven Superblocks of Southeast Asia
In Jakarta and Bangkok, narrow streets and densely-packed activity result from private spatial negotiations.