A Market For Law?

Most people I’ve spoken to don’t believe that reliable courts could emerge from free markets, and I admit to being pretty unsure about the prospect myself despite being a libertarian. But an Economist piece on international law provides at least weak evidence that a society with no State, or a severely weakened State, could still come […]

Reverse engineer your favorite writing.

I don’t in any way think of myself as a master of the written word, but I have gotten pretty good at penning nonfiction. There are a million ways to create better prose, but the one I am going to talk about is a species of very active, almost meditative reading. Basically, I zoom in on any sentence or passage that captures […]