Charles Delmotte & Nick Cowen: The Mirage of Mark-to-Market: Distributive Justice and Alternatives to Capital Taxation

Substantially increased wealth inequality across the developed world has prompted many philosophers, economists and legal theorists to support comprehensive taxes on all forms of wealth. Proposals include levying taxes on the basis of total wealth, or alternatively the change in the value of capital holdings measured from year-to-year. This contrasts Continue Reading…

Nick Cowen & Aris Trantidis: Hayek versus Trump: The Radical Right’s Road to Serfdom

Hayek’s The Road to Serfdom has been interpreted as a general warning against state intervention in the economy. NOUS Member Nick Cowen and Aris Trantidis review this argument in conjunction with Hayek’s later work and discern an institutional thesis about which forms of state intervention and economic institutions could threaten personal and Continue Reading…