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Paul Volcker Feb.20

…to the problems in the market that we have. In this environment, regulation and supervision didn’t quite wither away, but it’s fair to say they lost support and lost potency,…

The mindless canard stating as unexplained fact that it would be worse to expand the federal government by a third in order to accommodate single-payer healthcare insurance than it is to have private, for-profit health insurance companies playing this role instead

…political debates, is a disagreement about how far to turn the knobs when adjusting policy═ż it does not seem to call for a separate ideological label. That said, Mr. Konczal…

Eyes on Trade

…to have to read some truly mind-numbing trade law analyses of domestic regulation. For instance, have you ever really thought about whether electricity is a good or a service? Yesterday,…

E-coli: How Not to Cut Government Spending

…sickened in that outbreak. The patchwork of federal and state regulations that is supposed to ensure food safety has become less effective as the nation’s produce supply has grown increasingly…