The Importance of Economic and Social Mobility

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy… “The Importance of Economic and Social Mobility” By Phyllis Hunsinger Nov. 1, 2016 The history of America is replete with stories of individual achievement. Immigrants from all over the world, many empty-handed when they arrived, had opportunities in America to better their standard of living. People who were not […]

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“Getting the Balance Right”

Thoughts on a free market economy…. “Getting the Right Balance” By Phyllis Hunsinger October 1, 2015 “There is so much at stake in getting the balance right between government regulation and marketplace freedom—and yet our educational system increasingly fails to teach our young people the fundamental workings of the free enterprise system, the system of […]

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The Proper Role of Government

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy… “The Proper Role of Government” By Phyllis Hunsinger May 1, 2015 To understand the proper role of government, look no further than the Declaration of Independence which was adopted unanimously at the Second Continental Congress on July 4, 1776: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men […]

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Jobs and Production

Thoughts on a free market economy… “Jobs and Production” By Phyllis Hunsinger February 1, 2014 Every single day across America in newspapers, television broadcasts, internet stories, and in speeches by political candidates and the political class, there is some discussion of the rising numbers of unemployed citizens and the need for job creation. Currently there […]

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Thoughts on a free market economy…..

“Wealth Creation” By Phyllis Hunsinger October 1, 2013 The poor in the United States often own flat-screen TV’s, cell phones, automobiles, and other possessions deemed luxury items by the poor in other countries. Why is that? Why do the poor in the U.S. have a much higher standard of living than the poor in other […]

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