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Arguments in support of a free enterprise system often times are bogged down by materialistic defenses like growing GDP faster or lowering unemployment rates. But Economic Freedom provides more benefits than just material things, and should be defended for moral reasons as well.
Don't be afraid to talk about the argument of economic "fairness"--89% of people believe fairness is being able to keep what you earn.
Lady Thatcher’s words of wisdom help to remind us that advancing economic freedom is important “not only because it guarantees our liberties, but also because it is the best way of creating wealth and prosperity for the whole country.”
Forty years ago today, Martin “Marty” Cooper made the first cell phone call in history. The phone, a DynaTAC 8000x, weighed 2.5 pounds and vaguely resembled a traditional landline phone. Today’s cell phones in no way resemble those of the past. We carry around touchscreen mini-computers that give us access to more information than we [...]
Is being pro-business and pro-capitalism the same? Does capitalism generate an unfair distribution of income? Was capitalism responsible for the most recent financial crisis? Dr. Jeffrey Miron at Harvard answers these questions by exposing three common myths of capitalism.