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Tag: Peter Leeson
  • The Theory of Second Best: Part Deux

    Haiti, the poorest country in the western hemisphere, was recently devastated by a massive 7.0 earthquake. An earthquake of this size would cripple even the most modern nations, let alone Haiti. This recent catastrophe has many people and governments eager to help. However, a crucial question needs to be asked: after receiving millions of dollars …

  • Should the US Try the “Theory of Second Best?”

    Yes, we should. And it should be done immediately. Quick withdrawal from Afghanistan would force Karzai and his opium dealing warlords to govern their country by themselves. This would likely result in the collapse of the corrupt government that calls Kabul its home. Sounds vicious, doesn’t it? It would paint a far rosier picture than …