“Gay marriage boycotts are not good for the market economy.”


The 2008 unveiling of a statue, in Edinburgh, of Adam Smith, author of the seminal book “The Wealth of Nations”


A very wise article from a friend and former student of mine:




Naturally, I can claim plausible credit for all of his positive accomplishments since that class on Islamic philosophy many years ago.


Happily, as an economic libertarian strongly committed to free markets, I agree with him.  A man is never more innocently occupied, Samuel Johnson is said to have once remarked, than when he is engaged in making money.