Quotation of the Day…

by Don Boudreaux on March 5, 2017

in Politics, Reality Is Not Optional, Regulation

… is from page 245 of Martin Wolf’s superb 2004 book, Why Globalization Works:

Unknown-2Ironically, the more activists are successful in imposing environmental and other regulations, the more the economic special interests, including corporations, will become engaged in lobbying.

DBx: As Thomas Sowell would surely say, this reality, like all reality, isn’t optional.  The only sure means of keeping money out of politics is to keep politics out of money – including out of the process of making money through peaceful commerce.


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