The myth of Nordic Socialism

ECN | 20 Aug 2016 Socialists everywhere and the likes of Bernie Sanders have constantly alluded to Finland, Sweden and Denmark has champions of Democratic Socialism. They have all claimed that these states are the best examples of how socialism can work, and that the United States must become like them. But are these models…

Video: Socialism makes people selfish

ECN | 18 July 2016 Since the global economic collapse, the standard argument has become: socialism is altruistic, a virtuous model that should be embraced by nations and governments all over the world. This is a common statement made on college campuses, legislative properties and online comments sections. However, the opposite is true: socialism makes…

Why Brexit Is Better for Britain

Mises Institute | 19 June 2016 On 23 June 2016, the people of Great Britain will vote whether to stay in the European Union (EU) or leave it. The pro-EU camp argues that leaving the EU will cost Britain dearly in terms of economic prosperity, financial stability, and domestic security. In fact, people are being…