One of many examples in Peter Schuck’s new book, the Social Security program shows how government can be successful and also why it “fails so often.”
Before seeing how we are benefiting unequally from entitlement programs like Social Security and Medicare, let’s start with some history. During 1934, with unemployment high and production low, British economist John Maynard Keynes was reported to have crumpled up a pile of…
When you combine better health care with generous pensions you get (choose one): happy retirees happy politicians insufficiently funded national pension programs the eurozone the United States other To select an answer let’s begin with 1935. Just passed, the…
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