Rep. Dave Brat joins Federalist Radio and dispatches from the health care and budget debates taking place on Capitol Hill.
Beneath the long history of findings that sing the praises of firstborns, there’s another, interesting story to tell about their economic Achilles’ heel.
I want higher wages for everyone, but raising the minimum wage will not do that.
A productive sector has the fewest number of people producing the greatest number of things we need. Solar does the opposite.
Their industry is under siege. Advances in technology have cut deeply into their margins. They face competition from robots and cheap, non-union labor. Many shops have been closed.
Researchers discovered that a $1 increase in the minimum wage leads to approximately a 4 to 10 percent increase in the likelihood of any given restaurant folding.
The Left wants to convince us that abortion is about economic progressivism. But that’s a distraction—abortion is really about human rights.
Experts from the Cato Institute and the Mercatus Center give their reactions to the good and bad in the Trump Administration’s plan for tax reform.
President Trump’s ‘Buy American. Hire American’ is much like ‘fighting climate change’: a comforting government-prescribed solution that people embrace in theory but rarely practice.
Direct primary care offers in reality what our political class has thus far offered us only in theory: sane, reasonable, and affordable health care.
Brad Jackson is joined by author and historian David Pietrusza to discuss the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War I on the Coffee and Markets podcast.
United Airlines caused a media firestorm by having police drag a man off a flight because United overbooked. Here’s the real reason airlines constantly overbook their flights.
The underlying reasons male and female athletes are paid differently are the same as the reasons female models are paid more than male models.
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the AOL, Yahoo, Verizon merger, the importance of leadership in companies, and Warren Buffett Coke Cans in China.
On Wednesday, a Senate committee will hold a hearing on President Trump’s appointment of Dr. Scott Gottlieb as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration.
The GOP’s American Health Care Act, like Obamacare, does nothing to address the core drivers of health-care hyperinflation. Unless those issues are addressed, costs will continue to escalate.
Economics professor Don Boudreaux joins Federalist Radio to discuss why many Americans are misinformed about the impacts free trade has on their lives.
Obamacare defenders think insurance is just ‘sharing,’ as if all they need to know they learned in kindergarten and the field of economics didn’t exist.