Last week in the State of the Union address, President Barack Obama reiterated his stance for international trade agreements, particularly the Trans-Pacific Partnership. This is a partnership agreement between twelve countries bordering the Pacific Ocean that would promote trade and investment among the partner countries. This is just the latest […]

This may be the curmudgeon in me coming out, but I have started to feel that there is nothing free left in this world. It costs money to do everything, from enjoying the beauty of a city park (taxes) to sharing pictures on Facebook (informational and privacy costs). When examined from the perspective […]