Here is Independent Institute Senior Fellow Robert Higgs speaking on Ethanol Subsidies Have Many Bad Consequences, from the Mises Circle seminar, Agricultural Subsidies: Down on the D.C. Farm, held May 14th in Indianapolis.
Originally aired 5/7/11 on New Media UFM. Robert Higgs, Senior Fellow in Political Economy at the Independent Institute, receives an honorary doctoral degree in the social sciences (Doctados Honoris Causa Ciencias Sociales) from Francisco Marroquín University in Guatemala.
Originally aired 5/6/11 on New Media UFM. Robert Higgs, Senior Fellow in Political Economy at the Independent Institute, speaks at a ceremony to honor graduates from Francisco Marroquín University in Guatemala
From ancient times to the present, politicians, bureaucrats, and interest groups have gained resources and control over the public by playing to peoples fears of various crises and by offering solutions that often only make problems worse.