“Free Market Solutions to Societal Problems”

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy… “Free Market Solutions to Societal Problems” By Phyllis Hunsinger November 1, 2017 Free markets are defined as a market economy based on supply and demand with little or no government control. America has prospered because free markets and the power of competition enabled growth. Why, then, if free markets […]

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“Are Disasters Good for the Economy?”

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy… “Are Disasters Good for the Economy?” By Phyllis Hunsinger September 1, 2017 The recent hurricane named Harvey left in its wake a path of devastation along the Gulf coast region of Texas in late August, 2017. Hundreds of thousands of people were without power; millions of dollars damage to […]

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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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