Recent empirical studies support Adam Smiths contention that economic freedom enhances the wealth of nations. They also indicate that the reverse is true: rising prosperity has encouraged many countries to pursue free-market policies.
|Other Independent Review articles by John R. Hanson II|
|Winter 2008||Global Migration and the World Economy: Two Centuries of Policy and Performance|
|Spring 2003||Against the Dead Hand: The Uncertain Struggle for Global Capitalism|
|Spring 1999||Are We All Capitalists Now?|