The Disastrous Effects of Economic Equality

The final result of economic equality makes everyone equally poor. What’s the best way to get wealth in the hands of people? There are several methods. The most popular (and destructive) is for the wealthy to be taxed so their “excess” wealth can be redistributed to the less fortunate. This works for a time until productive […]

The Pope Doesn’t Know Much about Trickle Down Economics

The newspapers and news stories will be filled with reports of Nelson Mandela’s death, but aren’t telling the whole story, so I thought I would deal with the Pope’s comments on economics, in particular, his disdain for trickle down economics. In fact, Mandela and the Pope share similar economic views in this regard. Trickle-down economics, […]