Category Archives: Government is the Solution and Not the Problem

Market Fetishists and Moral Hazard

Well, something is in the air. There’s the April 6 issue of Time and that cover story – this recession, or near depression, or whatever it is, will bring an end to the “spirit of excess” that began in the … Continue reading

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Avoidance Behavior

As the second week of the Obama presidency began, the right (the Republicans, the conservatives, the Loyal Opposition – whatever you wish to call them, but they would prefer that you did not call them the losers) – were tying … Continue reading

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