|January 12, 2015||Posted by Rich Nymoen under Editorials|
Everybody wants to keep the rent from their own land for themselves but if they all toss it into the common kitty and shared, they’d all be better off.
|January 11, 2015||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
The payment for loans is not the natural rate of interest but a rate distorted by actions of banks and governments.
|January 6, 2015||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The man is more famous for a prize that does not exist — the Nobel in economics (Albert ruled that out) — than he is for promoting smart taxes, darn it.
|January 5, 2015||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
You think of Marx you think of labor and capital but believe it or not some Marxists think clearly about land.
|December 19, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
What makes property proper? Keeping its annual rental value? Or sharing it with your neighbors who acknowledge your title?
|December 19, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Bright guy Larry Page sees the stumbling block of land in affordable housing but does not yet see the powerful solution.
|December 18, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
While conservatives reject Marxist redistribution, they accept Marx’s elevation of capital and redistribution to themselves.
|December 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Some clear thinkers focus on a tax that is not really a tax but one heck of a powerful tool for driving efficient use of land and healing what ails economies.
|December 17, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Book Reviews, Editorials|
Humans long ago felt awareness of something sacred apart from things profane, but could they define what they meant by sacred?
|December 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The granddaddy of all business magazines takes seriously a great tax reform and its equally awful record of acceptance by society.
|December 15, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
Keynesians like government being deeply in the red. Yet where’s the promised prosperity? Is government merely robbing Peter to pay Paul?
|November 25, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Since their beginning, American voters have responded passionately not to technocratic terms so much as to stories: two about hope, two about fear.
|November 9, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
Let’s all earn what we get and keep what we earn, including our share of the values society as a whole generates.
|November 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Many of us have long known in our guts that something about mainstream economics doesn’t add up. A new book suggests we were right.