Daniel McCarthy

Posts in category “economics”

How the Invisible Hand Sifts Popular Culture

Literary scholar Paul Cantor’s two talks were a highlight of this year’s …

Posted August 19th, 2013

Pope Francis, Class-Consciousness, and Catholic Consistency

I happened to be browsing Will Herberg’s classic Protestant, Catholic, Jew the …

Posted August 9th, 2013

Long-Term Unemployment Is a Long-Term National Problem

Matthew Yglesias points to Rand Ghayad’s research showing—unsurprisingly—that employers are reluctant to …

Posted April 15th, 2013

Just as the Reagan Revolution Began Under Carter….

…attempts by the British government to curtail the failing welfare state of …

Posted April 9th, 2013

Bitcoin, the Currency of Anarchy

Hugo Rifkind tries out the digital currency (“you can buy drugs with …

Posted March 29th, 2013

Conservatism: Anarcho-Capitalist or Values-Environmentalist?

The prime task confronting the right today

Posted March 26th, 2013

The Curious Contrast Between the Minimum Wage and Payroll Tax

Opposition to the one is an article of faith for libertarians and …

Posted March 12th, 2013