Publications

Market Innovation & Competitive Governance
The real-estate sector contend their own downturn is, in effect, everyone’s downturn. (Orygun)

Canadians Abandon Ownership Thanks to Mortgage Restrictions

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Fall in Housing Activity Is Fomenting Economic Hardship

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Fines are one way to bend internet firms, along with broader interpretation and enforcement of hate-speech legislation. (stevepb)

Digital Charter Is Trojan Horse for Censorship

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Safety Protections Is Already Limiting Legitimate Discussions

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sanctions-venezuela-oil
Centralized oil production made true the resource curse for Venezuela. Centralized oil production made true the resource curse for Venezuela. (jp26jp)

A Timeline of US Sanctions on the Venezuelan Regime

1170 658 Paz Gómez

Oil-Production Decline, Economic Crisis Preceded Punitive Measures

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digital gdp
GDP measurements will need tweaking to account for a new economic era. (FCPP)

Old-School Stats Neglect Digital Economy

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Economic Innovation Has Heightened, Migrated Online

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andrew-breitbart
Andrew Breitbart's electric, combative style changed the course of US media, but his battle is far from over. (Gage Skidmore)

Andrew Breitbart’s Battle Lives On

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Alternative-Media Hero Has Clarion Call for Our Generation

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Internal Revenue Service Headquarters (IRS) Building in Washington. (Cliff)

IRS Silence on Cryptocurrencies Is Deafening

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Lack of Clarity Reveals Vulnerability, Invites Mass Noncompliance

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Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, and Vancouver municipal governments have passed laws to limit Airbnb that are de facto bans. (FCPP)

Suppress Airbnb, Expect a Black Market

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Peer-to-Peer Platforms Bring More Resources to Market

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Former Foreign Minister María Fernanda Espinosa granted Assange the Ecuadorian citizenship. (Aland Molestina M.)

The Fate of Julian Assange

1170 658 Paz Gómez

Extradition to the United States Likely, Could Take Years

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caplan against universities
Bryan Caplan of George Mason University writes on what he finds interesting and important. The magnitude of taxpayer subsidies make the latter definitely the case for higher education. (Bryan Caplan)

How Universities Get Away with Teaching So Little

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Bryan Caplan: Signaling Offsets Lack of Human Capital

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The ease of tax compliance is a major consideration for international investors. (FCPP)

Tax Compliance Is Killing Canada’s Competitiveness

931 539 Fergus Hodgson

Locals Are Losing Confidence in Their Own Economy for Investment

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The real-estate sector contend their own downturn is, in effect, everyone’s downturn. (Orygun)

Canadians Abandon Ownership Thanks to Mortgage Restrictions

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Fall in Housing Activity Is Fomenting Economic Hardship

read more
Fines are one way to bend internet firms, along with broader interpretation and enforcement of hate-speech legislation. (stevepb)

Digital Charter Is Trojan Horse for Censorship

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Safety Protections Is Already Limiting Legitimate Discussions

read more
sanctions-venezuela-oil
Centralized oil production made true the resource curse for Venezuela. Centralized oil production made true the resource curse for Venezuela. (jp26jp)

A Timeline of US Sanctions on the Venezuelan Regime

1170 658 Paz Gómez

Oil-Production Decline, Economic Crisis Preceded Punitive Measures

read more
digital gdp
GDP measurements will need tweaking to account for a new economic era. (FCPP)

Old-School Stats Neglect Digital Economy

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Economic Innovation Has Heightened, Migrated Online

read more
andrew-breitbart
Andrew Breitbart's electric, combative style changed the course of US media, but his battle is far from over. (Gage Skidmore)

Andrew Breitbart’s Battle Lives On

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Alternative-Media Hero Has Clarion Call for Our Generation

read more
Internal Revenue Service Headquarters (IRS) Building in Washington. (Cliff)

IRS Silence on Cryptocurrencies Is Deafening

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Lack of Clarity Reveals Vulnerability, Invites Mass Noncompliance

read more
Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, and Vancouver municipal governments have passed laws to limit Airbnb that are de facto bans. (FCPP)

Suppress Airbnb, Expect a Black Market

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Peer-to-Peer Platforms Bring More Resources to Market

read more
Former Foreign Minister María Fernanda Espinosa granted Assange the Ecuadorian citizenship. (Aland Molestina M.)

The Fate of Julian Assange

1170 658 Paz Gómez

Extradition to the United States Likely, Could Take Years

read more
caplan against universities
Bryan Caplan of George Mason University writes on what he finds interesting and important. The magnitude of taxpayer subsidies make the latter definitely the case for higher education. (Bryan Caplan)

How Universities Get Away with Teaching So Little

1170 658 Fergus Hodgson

Bryan Caplan: Signaling Offsets Lack of Human Capital

read more
The ease of tax compliance is a major consideration for international investors. (FCPP)

Tax Compliance Is Killing Canada’s Competitiveness

931 539 Fergus Hodgson

Locals Are Losing Confidence in Their Own Economy for Investment

read more