Tag Archive: sequester

Feb
28

Political Game Theory: Why no one likes what comes out of Washington

The field of Public Choice extends the study of economics to governments.  It assumes that people in government behave the same as do people in the private sector.  By behave the same, they (according to Steven Horwitz) mean that people have intentions, use information, respond to incentives, and act in accordance to institutional rules set …

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Feb
22

A Sequester of Competence

The world did not end in December 2012.  The Mayans were wrong.  So too were those who prognosticated that the Fiscal Cliff would end the world as we know it on January 1st 2013.  But wait, we are supposed to believe that the four horsemen of the apocalypse will begin their ride on March 1st …

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