Category: Economics


Amazon Selects New York City and Northern Virginia as New HQ2 Locations

The new headquarters will appear in New York City and Crystal City, bringing with it an estimated $5 billion in investment and 50,000 new jobs.

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Tesla Lights Itself on Fire

Tesla and its founder, Elon Musk, have been struggling with a lawsuit and poor stock showings, but can the billionaire turn things around?

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Max Borders Talks Politics, Blockchain, and Decentralization

Max Borders is the author of Social Singularity and the Executive Director of Social Evolution. 71 Republic's Mason Mohon sat down with him to discuss how subversive innovation will solve the issues of today.

The Libertarian Case for a Minimum Wage Hike

Increasing the minimum wage would relieve some of the burden on American taxpayers by ending the need for welfare via the government

It is the Best of Times, it is the Worst of Times

The world seems to be moving in two different directions at once. Is it any wonder we feel so lost?

The Free Market will Advance Space Exploration

Privatized space exploration, already begun by SpaceX and Virgin Galactic, will lead the development of new space technologies.

Liberate the American Public By Voting Third Party

Children vote for colors, adults for ideas. Liberating the American public from political bondage starts by voting Third Party.

Envy is Evil, not the Desire for Wealth

The desire for individuals and companies to retain their profits is not inherently evil, while the lust for other's wealth is.

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The Canadian Supply Management Issue

Via supply management of the dairy and egg industry, the Canadian government is harming both producers and consumers alike.

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Income Inequality? Yes Please

Though the gap between the rich and the poor is widening, such income inequality is actually beneficial for nearly all economic actors.