Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Tuesday Night Links

Obama marginalized the Democratic Party? Maybe so.

Believe any of the following statements are true?
  • Government spending make-work programs got the United States out of the Great Depression.
  • Scandinavian countries are proof that you can have high taxes and income redistribution without negative economic effects.
  • International trade makes some countries richer and others poorer.
  • Encouraging consumer spending stimulates the economy.
  • Minimum wages have a net positive effect on employment and on the living standards of the poor.
Then you need to read this article.

Think captialism caused the Great Depression?  Then you need to read this article.