Category: Capitalism

Michigan Just Chose the Wrong Side of History

In case you missed it, the WSJ had a pretty rough editorial yesterday correctly blasting Michigan governor Rick Snyder for caving into the car dealer lobby and banning Tesla from selling […]

McKinsey is Wrong: Capitalism Is Not About Innovation

What are the true nature and purpose of capitalism? In the U.S., a nation that considers capitalism close to a religion, the answer may seem obvious to many people: it is a […]

WSJ: “Competition is for Losers”

Check out this interesting piece by Peter Thiel on capitalism and monopolies on WSJ. He has a great point that what most businesses really wish for is not great competition […]

The Texas Toyota Project and the Price of Jobs

I came across an interesting article in the WSJ recently about the “incentive” package Texas recently gave to Toyota in order to move its U.S. headquarters to the state The State, notes […]

Are Stock Markets Still Capitalist Tools?

At first glance, with markets at all-time highs, this might seem a silly question to ask, but a look beyond the glitter of the index peaks suggests that some troubling […]