Big Business Round-up – Econlib


Big Business is my favorite Tyler Cowen book in a long time.  In fact, I’d place it second after In Praise of Commercial Culture.  May the pro-market, pro-business genre wax fat!  In case you missed any of my posts on the book, here’s a full inventory:

1. Recasting the anti-hero – highlights and unfortunate omissions on construction, immigration, and labor markets.

2. Rollback – why doesn’t Tyler go much farther?

3. Triple standards – why do we judge business so much more harshly than government, organized religion, or virtually anything else?

4. The noble crony – why we should wish business had a lot more political influence than it does.



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