Harry Binswanger’s column: “Obama to Americans: You don’t deserve to be free”

See Harry Binswanger's great new Forbes.com column on individualism and capitalism here. It beautifully contrasts freedom, provided by capitalism--which we need to survive and...

Instead of taxing the 1% more, we should thank them

To qualify as part of the top 1% of income earners in Canada in 2010, you would have to had earned $201,400. (In the...

Why is capitalism a dirty word among business students?

I just finished teaching another business ethics course. As often in my many years of teaching, students were surprised to learn about the moral...

JP Morgan loses $2 billion: Why the government should not intervene

When JP Morgan Chase & Co. announced a two billion dollar loss in its main investment office earlier this month, there were increased calls...

The moral case for fossil fuels: Alex Epstein’s important new book

I am writing from Kauai, Hawaii, while on a vacation, bracing myself for grading students’ term papers next week. Before humans discovered fossil fuels,...

Celebrating work

On Labor Day, I celebrate work. I know I am a little off the original purpose of this holiday, as it was initiated at...

Why business makes Christmas better

Millions of people are about to celebrate Christmas, by decorating their homes, setting up Christmas trees and lights, getting together with their families, exchanging...