Required Reading


This is a short, but excellent read.  As always, Sowell does a great job putting counter-intuitive economic thought into plain English and dispels the myth of “Trickle Down Economics”.

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“Trickle Down Theory”. It has worked for more than 80 years in the “statists” favor. Again, a propoganda technique to make the statist appear more compassionate than the Conservative. Sounds pretty simple to me: the less I’m taxed, the more investments and risks I will make with the little more income I happily have.


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