CEI Weekly: Is Capitalism In Crisis?

April 5, 2013

 

 

Feature: Fred L. Smith discusses the state of capitalism today. 

FEATURE: Is Capitalism In Crisis?

 

This week, Fred L. Smith, Jr. participated in a debate on whether capitalism is in crisis, and if so, why.Fred defended capitalism, saying, "You don't blame the car because people have tilted the road." Watch the debate here.

 

SHAPING THE DEBATE

 

Public Choice and Political Advocacy

Fred L. Smith's article in Cato Unbound

 

Matthew Melchiorre's op-ed in The EU Observer

 

Liberals (and Fiscal Conservatives) Should Oppose Road Socialism

Marc Scribner's op-ed in Townhall

 

 

When Steven Pearlstein Bases Capitalism, Is It Really Capitalism?

Fred L. Smith's op-ed in Forbes

 

Unions Attempt to Silence Elderly in Power Grab

Trey Kovacs's op-ed in VT Digger

 

Barack Obama's BRAIN Initiative vs. Bioengineered Gillls and One-Way Segways

Wayne Crews's column in Forbes

 

How the Government Could Save Move-and-Protect Workers

Trey Kovacs' op-ed in Townhall

 

We Can't Save Capitaism Unless We Denouce Its False Prophets

Bill Frezza's citation in Forbes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                     

 

CEI PODCAST

 

April 4, 2013: Reining in the CFAA

 

Congress is mulling an update to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) of 1984. Under the CFAA, it is currently a federal crime to enter an incorrect age on your Facebook profile or an incorrect weight on a dating website profile. Associate Director of Technology Studies Ryan Radia suggests that the CFAA should be reined in, instead of expanded, as a draft currently circulating around Capitol Hill proposes.