Governor Gavin Newsom’s first budget proposal, published last week, suggests instituting a tax on drinking water in the name of cleaning up California’s water systems.
Adult illiteracy is one of the most overlooked socio-economic problems in America.
When the first demonstrations on the streets of Paris were reported nine weeks ago, nobody could have foreseen the endurance, the tenacity and the viral effect of the Yellow Vests movement.
It doesn’t really take that much money to be in the top 50 percent.
Liberal politicians who understand economics privately harbor misgivings about minimum wage hikes, but they often publicly support minimum wage hikes anyway. Why?
Yes, UPS is out to earn a profit, but looking out for the “people” goes hand in hand with maximizing profits.
Is Tucker Carlson right to argue that the free market can be destructive to the family?
A new report notes that, by some measures, Denmark and the Nordic “socialist” countries have more economic freedom than the United States.
California Governor Gavin Newsom recently announced a new plan to offer 6-months of paid family leave, but the program isn't as popular as you might think.
With the post-war German economy in ruins, a little-known economist named Ludwig Erhard suggested a bold kick start: replace the old currency with the Deutsche Mark and lift all economic controls. It worked. The German economy boomed.
"Border control is a federal responsibility," says... Dianne Feinstein?
They entered an economy ravaged by their parents, Now they must regroup, persist and somehow prevail.
Even unpopular presidents have a way of getting reelected.
Taxing the rich sounds great... until one realizes that those taxes fall on the middle class instead.
Everyone will get fired at some point in a career.
If someone is so delusional as to think I don’t work, then calling myself a “work-at-home mom” isn’t going to change their minds.
A recent poll revealed that one-third of Mexicans (34 percent) would like to emigrate to the United States. Such massive potential emigration into the United States makes no sense.
For decades, Shaw was a staunch proponent of genocide, refusing to soften his views even after the full horror of the Nazi death camps was brought to light.
"Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it."
The owner says it’s due in part to a recently passed law that raised the minimum wage from $11 to $12 an hour on Jan. 1, and will further increase it to $15 by 2024.
Has the Bitcoin bubble burst? It is hard to say because Bitcoin does not fit into the categories which historically define a bubble.
The 70 percent tax rate figures prominently in the financial equation behind the “Green New Deal” proposal championed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
There is simply no level of a minimum wage that can make sense when looked at as a Nash equilibrium problem, where we take logical steps from zero to infinity and then all the way back down to zero.
Castro's Communist regime has often been praised for improving literacy and health care in Cuba. 60 years of statistics paint a different picture.
Zoning laws have create seas of mall parking lots, mostly empty. Whole small towns could have been built in their place.
Government shutdowns are complicated. 15 things to explain what is going on.
CATO has published its 2018 Human Freedom Index. Personal and economic freedom has been increasing around the world, with the exception of the Middle East and North Africa.
You have heard the cliche: people are America's greatest resource. Well, it's true.