Sir Roger Douglas on Freedom of Association in Education – September 24, 2009
Sir Roger introduces his private member's bill designed to give individual students a choice of whether or not to join their student union. Speech to the New Zealand Parliament, September 24, 2009.
The Empirical Evidence Against Big Government – September 21, 2009
Video from the Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation presents real-world data and research on the optimum size of government
Eight Reasons Why Bigger Government Hurts Economic Growth – August 17, 2009
This Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation video from the Cato Institute analyzes how excessive government spending undermines economic performance. Dan Mitchell presents.
Hasta La Vista, Arnold! (~5min) – May 20, 2009
A Reason TV Video profiles how the Iron Triangle is crushing California's economy. A cautionary tale about concentrated benefits and dispersed costs.
Want Less Corruption? Shrink the Size of Government – April 24, 2009
The Cato Institute's Dan Mitchell on treating the causes not the symptoms of public corruption.
Great Myths of the Great Depression – March 26, 2009
Lawrence W. Reed discusses the latest edition of his primer, "Great Myths of the Great Depression." Recorded at the annual Austrian Scholars Conference, Ludwig von Mises Institute, 12 March 2009.
Government Intervention, Regulatory Policy, and the Financial Crisis – March 25, 2009
This Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation video connects the housing bubble to the American financial crisis.
The Devalued Prime Minister of a Devalued Government – March 25, 2009
European Parliament speech of Daniel Hannan, Conservative Member of the European Parliament, 26/03/2009
Is the new U.S. stimulus needed? Hundreds of economists say “no”! – February 18, 2009
Hundreds of American economists have signed a new ad in the New York Times and Washington Post disagreeing with Barack Obama’s massive new stimulus plan.
Good for the Government, Bad for the Economy – January 27, 2009
The Cato Institute's Dan Mitchell examines why expanding government spending will depress the economy.
"Should have let failed banks fail" – January 19, 2009
CNBC's David Faber on Bank of America and the banking system as a whole. Suggests goverment should have let them fail.
Why Keynesian Economics Still Doesn't Work – January 4, 2009
Making Government Bigger is not Stimulus - Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute, December 15, 2008
Fred Thompson on the Economy – December 22, 2008
Trying to fix problems caused by excess consumption with more spending is like telling a fat guy that the way to lose weight is to eat more donuts.
Lemon Socialism – December 16, 2008
The Cato Intsitute's David Boaz on the problem with auto bail outs. From BNN December 15, 2008.
Milton Friedman Debates Naomi Klein – September 7, 2008
Refuting Naomi Klein's posthumous character assassination of Nobel Laureate Milton Friedman.
Johan Norberg: Naomi Klein on Milton Friedman – September 6, 2008
Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg dissects Naomi Klein's attach on Nobel Laureate Milton Friedman.
Swedish Myths and Realities – August 18, 2008
Johan Norberg, author of In Defense of Global Capitalism, sorts out the myths of the Sweden's welfare state, health services, tax rates, and its status as the "most successful society the world has ever known."
Banned: Welcome to the Nanny State Nation – July 13, 2008
Drew Carey profiles the Nanny State Nation on Reason.TV.
Act to End Eminent Domain Abuse - Kelo Day June 23 – June 22, 2008
Susette Kelo on the third anniversary of the notorious Kelo case decision to allow expropriation for economic development purposes.
The Global Flat Tax Revolution – June 2, 2008
The six-minute video explains the key features of the flat tax revolution and highlights the reforms in Hong Kong, Estonia, and Iceland.