Tag: Cato Institute

Licensing hurts North Carolina consumers more than it helps

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By John Hood Raleigh, NC – Although North Carolina has become a demonstrably freer place to live and work over the past 10 years, our state remains grossly out of step with the rest of America in a key respect:…

Take a walk on the sunny side

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By John Hood Raleigh, NC – In this seemingly endless year of disease, destruction, dissension, and despair, what’s an optimist to do? This is no hypothetical question for me. I’m a naturally optimistic person. As one of my favorite songs…