Free Trade Is out of Fashion

Since Adam Smith presented immutable evidence against the concepts of Mercantilism and Protectionism back in 1776, it has been widely accepted by economists and politicians that the mechanism of free trade between nations is the greatest wealth building tool at humanity’s disposal. Why, then, is this concept increasingly under attack? Populists around the world rail… Continue reading Free Trade Is out of Fashion

Some Jobs Aren’t Coming Back, and That’s Not a Bad Thing

Change is painful. Change is difficult. Change can cause the alphas and the elites of yesterday to be the downtrodden and the impoverished of today. Change can also lift the middle class up and provide a higher standard of living for all people. It is the people who prepare for and adapt to change who… Continue reading Some Jobs Aren’t Coming Back, and That’s Not a Bad Thing