Tag: Discrimination

About Economics: A Précis of Basic Economics by Sowell [8]

[Please note: Thomas Sowell is informed by libertarian principles: this is a precis of “Basic Economics”] 8: An Overview of Industry and Commerce McDonald’s was able to combine Kroc’s hamburger knowledge with Sonneborn’s financial sense. Howard Johnson was destroyed by McDonald’s. Franchising McDonald’s required people willing to take risks but […]

Basic Economics X

Chapter 10: Controlled Labour Market [Please note: Thomas Sowell is informed by libertarian principles: this is a precis of “Basic Economics”] Job Security: France, Germany and India all have job security laws make it difficult and costly for a private employer to fire anyone. Countries with such laws typically do […]