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ECON 101

Eichendorff Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 12:28 AM
Few people are as boring as Deace-bag.
annfan_777 Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 6:09 AM
In other words, discussions of morality, virtue, and common decency are "above your pay grade".
txtiarosa Wrote: Jun 23, 2012 3:15 AM
That the best you can do? I guess it's exciting when Pelosi or Reid or some other faker tells you about all the stuff you can have for free if they can just tax the rich a little more.

What is the role of government in our economy? Should we tax the wealthy higher and raise the minimum wage to induce “fairness”? What is the solution to poverty?

Recently I was asked by a website to join an esteemed list of contributors, most of whom are smarter and more well-known than me, offering their thoughts on these and other economic questions facing the country.

With folks representing the Cato Institute, Club for Growth, and Stanford University, as well as names like Dinesh D’Souza, Grover Norquist, Star Parker, and James Taranto having already answered the...