The pursuit of profit in the free market is often cited as the main cause of environmental disasters and poor environmental quality, leading to a lot of blame placed on entrepreneurs. However, this is certainly not set in stone. Indeed, the pursuit of profit can actually protect the environment, rather than devastate it.
How can people still starve in a world overflowing with food and a vast international aid apparatus?
There’s a reason why, in times of war, countries have blockaded others.
The idea is wrongheaded on both counts: they would harm citizens of the US as well as those of Latin America.
Recycling is one example of an action that we take in the present to benefit a group in the future.
Several years ago Uncle Sam declared Jones, a man in his mid-40s, to be uniquely entitled to retire immediately at double his real annual income of $100,000 for life. Jones took Uncle Sam up on this offer. Each and every year until Jones enters oblivion Uncle Sam now transfers to him $200,000. Jones is made […]