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Economic Growth: Cure-All or Curse

Most business and political leaders are on one side; they believe unrestrained economic growth is the answer to all society’s ills: unemployment, deficits, wars etc. Those with an equally shrill opposing position include many environmentalists and academics. They believe our natural … Continue reading

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Medicare: Good Intentions – Dreadful Design

News headlines repeatedly remind us that Medicare, the federal medical insurance program established in 1965 for those over 65, is burdened by rampant waste, fraud and abuse and is financially unsustainable. Payroll taxes that are suppose to fund Medicare are … Continue reading

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