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Is Market Competition Becoming a Thing of the Past?

Excessive government regulations and taxes on small businesses along with subsidies and incentives to large corporations is slowly and steadily reducing (or eliminating) the most essential factor of a successful capitalistic system – competition.

Beware of Nobel Laureates Bearing Snake Oil

The search for profits is good. Competition is good. Markets are good. This is obvious. Life is better, we have better cars, computers, toothbrushes, and everything else because of free enterprise. Where there is no free enterprise, no markets, no...

The Myth of Natural Monopoly | by Thomas J. DiLorenzo

Monopolies are usually, almost without exception, instituted by governments. When on occasion a monopoly occurs in a free market (and it can) it is usually very short lived unless that firm can co-opt the government to create a regulatory “moat”...

Restore the economy? Restore competition.

One of the fundamental failures of the pro-state side is that it holds competition in such contempt. We’ve heard it a million times (or at least I have.) Competition brings out the worst in the human animal. That it shouldn’t...