The Republican Party is considering trying to pass the First Amendment Defense Act (FADA) once Trump takes office. This Act, if passed as worded, will have some interesting and unintended consequences for Catholics--who, with the Act's obvious target of gay people, could become legitimate targets … Continue reading

Commodification on Twin Earth

I debated Jennifer Roback Morse this past week on the topic of markets in kidneys, sex, and kids, at the University of Texas (Austin). It was co-hosted by the Austin Institute, and the Texas Economics Association. Jennifer runs the Ruth Institute, which is an institute in favor of traditional … Continue reading