posts tagged as price controls

  • There are two energy futures for America. One is freedom and prosperity. The other is politics, conflict, and waste. As with other...

  • In August 1971, President Richard Nixon enacted comprehensive wage-and-price controls in a misguided effort to contain inflationary pressures. (Contrary to the faulty...

  • Born on this day 105 years ago, free-market economist Milton Friedman (1912–2006) was one of a kind. Even the dyspeptic Paul Krugman...

  • “Glut Hits Natural-Gas Prices,” read a front-page headline in a recent edition of The Wall Street Journal. The article began: “U.S. energy...

  • Unless you have been living under a rock lately, you are probably aware that the Republicans are poised to take over the...