Libertarian
Richard Epstein discusses Regulating Labor Markets

Richard Epstein discusses Regulating Labor Markets

February 28, 2013

Richard Epstein considers proposals for increasing the minimum wage, requiring paid sick leave and maternity leave for employees, and toughening anti-discrimination laws. (Playing time: 18:11)

Richard Epstein discusses the Balanced Budget Amendment

Richard Epstein discusses the Balanced Budget Amendment

February 21, 2013

Richard Epstein considers the case for a Balanced Budget Amendment, how to get Washington's spending habits under control, and the difficulties inherent in amending the Constitution. (Playing time: 18:07)

Richard Epstein discusses property rights and the environment

Richard Epstein discusses property rights and the environment

February 14, 2013

Richard Epstein discusses what a new Supreme Court case tells us about government's ability to abuse landowners under the guise of environmental protection, how the courts have mishandled land use issues, and what a more market-friendly system could do to solve the problem. (Playing time: 17:00)

Richard Epstein examines the benefits of federalism

Richard Epstein examines the benefits of federalism

February 7, 2013

Richard Epstein examines the economic benefits of federalism and proscribes solutions for states that are currently placing themselves at a competitive disadvantage. (Playing time: 19:16)