The Values & Capitalism Blog

A Real Fair Trade Solution

I have routinely criticized “fair trade” schemes for perpetuating price distortion in the developing world (see here and here), and when doing so, I am routinely confronted by fair-trade shoppers who defend their purchases as a counterbalance to unfair agricultural subsidies.

Legislating Parenthood

If you’re just hanging out out there, maybe you’re sending a check or bringing some cash by, that’s not being a father. You’re just a human ATM.

What Makes "Moneyball" Unusual

At The Daily Caller, Rebecca Cusey writes: “Moneyball,” the new movie about baseball, does something that few Hollywood films do: It respects and celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship.

Joyful Innovators

Economist Deirdre McCloskey has been making waves with the release of her new book, Bourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can’t Explain the Modern World.