Articles by Fred E. Foldvary

Virtual Barbed Wire

In Iraq, clear and secure property rights are sorely lacking. Hernando de Soto explains in The Mystery of Capital that a big problem in the Third World is the fractured and uncertain state of land rights. Much land is owned... Read More

The Fatal Conceit Revisited

Only you know the fine points of your life. Only you know the changing details. Only you can know. That's one of the classic economic arguments against government intervention. The vital stuff of the economy is unknowable to bureaucrats... Read More

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