By John Tamny
Forbes editor John Tamny makes use of interesting tales from activities, videos, pop culture, and well-known companies to illustrate the fundamental ideas of economics.
The Rolling Stones, the Dallas Cowboys, and Paris Hilton turn into examples of fine and undesirable tax policy.
The Godfather, long gone With the Wind, and The Sopranos exhibit the drawback of antitrust rules, whereas the Michigan Wolverines' 2007 loss to Appalachian country explains why rules frequently fail to accomplish their meant purpose.
NBA megastar LeBron James' exploits at the basketball courtroom illustrate unfastened alternate and comparative virtue, whereas the cooking of poultry wings makes the case for a good dollar.
Popular Economics is an everyman's advisor to how funds fairly works--a lesson politicians attempt (and fail) to understand each day.
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