Robert Higgs Archive
Robert Higgs • Thursday July 26, 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
The only way to win a trade war is not to fight one.
Robert Higgs • Wednesday July 18, 2018 at 4:23 PM PST
Government interference neglects the nuance of trade.
Robert Higgs • Thursday June 28, 2018 at 11:37 AM PST
Greetings, American friends, Do you hanker for a job putting roofs on houses in the hot summer sun, or cutting up carcasses (and your fingers) in a frigid meat or poultry packing plant, or doing manual labor on construction sites and roads in all kinds of weather, or cooking, bussing tables, and washing dishes...
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Robert Higgs • Tuesday May 22, 2018 at 9:49 AM PST
Reflections on the university that bred success and sound economic thinking.
Robert Higgs • Sunday May 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
The nation-based “balance of international payments” accounting system is misleading and nonsensical.
Robert Higgs • Tuesday May 1, 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
There is a critical disconnect between the ivory-tower conceptions and the reality of the modern state.
Robert Higgs • Sunday April 29, 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
FinCEN Form 114, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts, is a mandatory report to the U.S. Treasury Department and is inherently intrusive.
Robert Higgs • Thursday April 12, 2018 at 1:39 PM PST
You pay for all of this endless death and destruction but you get less than nothing out of it.
Robert Higgs • Tuesday April 10, 2018 at 8:55 AM PST
People purport to want to bring back jobs in factories.
Robert Higgs • Monday April 9, 2018 at 8:52 AM PST
Behind virtually every government proposal, program, or project, we find a misuse of language.