David Weinberger
David Weinberger
David formerly worked at a public policy institution and is currently a freelance writer. In his free time he enjoys working out, reading nerdy subjects, cheering on Roger Federer, and playing "would you rather." Email him at [email protected] Follow him on Twitter @DWeinberger03.
Thomas Sowell Explains The Economics Of Discrimination

The revered economist’s latest book, ‘Discrimination and Disparities,’ takes a look at the high cost of misguided policies aimed at achieving social justice.

Why A Higher Minimum Wage Comes Back To Bite Everyone Eventually

Minimum wage supporters tend to observe the direct and immediate consequences of their idea, but they do not bother to think through the indirect and longer-term consequences.

Why The Left Demonizes Conservatives Instead Of Presenting Better Ideas

When those paid to be well-informed are uninformed, small wonder mischaracterizations of conservative ideas pervade public discourse.

Why Free Trade, Not Tariffs, Actually Increases American Jobs

Sheltering inefficient work—like Sam’s bread business—prevents workers like Sam from finding and developing a skill set that the economy needs.

Why Supply-Side Economics Is Right And Keynesian Economics Is Wrong

Work and value-adding production make an economy prosper, and eliminating disincentives to doing so, such as high taxation and regulatory burdens, stimulates growth.

Nope, The Evidence Still Says Income Inequality Is Not A Problem

Women don’t have to work to support their families, houses are not more expensive, college costs aren’t related to wage decreases, and wages have not stagnated since the 1970s.

We Don’t Have An Income Inequality Problem, We Have An Ego Problem

The growing hysteria surrounding economic disparities does reveal a real problem, which is the reduced aim of our society from virtue to material abundance.

Why Nobody Has A Right To Health Care

Just because our rights are secured by government, it does not follow that they must be provided by government.

Freedom And Equality Don’t Create The Good Life

Today’s political debates veer between extremes of freedom and equality, ignoring that both ought to be subject to something better: our society’s pursuit of doing what’s right, together.