In Pursuit of Virtue – January Edition

Here are a few articles I have collected that are worthy of a click’n’read (I added a few sites in “Links” as well)… Time, yet again for the annual story I have posted for three years around this time: Army says “no more tanks”; Congress says “Oh, you’re gonna have more tanks, all right.” We…

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Will Robots Take Our Jobs?

A common contention among lay and professional economists alike is that the mechanization of labor will cause unemployment. Any small amount of proper economics lessons (see Bastiat’s call to ban the sun) will rid a believer of this Luddite stupidity. In actuality, labor saving devices make us more wealthy. Your lecture this week is a…

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