VIDEO DESCRIPTIONEconomist David Henderson argues that we should buy the cheapest goods available to free up capital for further spending.
Month: October 2011
Wall Street Protesters’ Economic Myths
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONManhattan Institute economist Josh Barro debunks the cries of the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Internship Regulation: Are Unpaid Interns Exploited?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBF_zMBL2U0 Video Description Should interns get paid? Should minimum wage laws apply? Shouldn't the education and training an intern gets be considered? Are there any unintended consequences of mandating that interns be paid?...
Immigrants Twice as Likely to Start Business in U.S.
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONThe Zen Marketing Group CEO Shama Kabani discusses how her family’s work ethic drove her to start a business.
Does America Need Energy Independence?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONCenter for Security Policy President Frank Gaffney and the Cato Institute’s Jerry Taylor on the link between oil prices, energy independence and national security.[rev_slider...
Has America Lost its Grit?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONRadio host Patrick Dorinson on the lack of self-reliance in today’s society.
Overregulation Nation Hampering Economy
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFlow CEO Michael Strong and Tiossan CEO Maggate Wade on the impact government regulation has had on business growth.
Today’s Kids Held Hostage
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFree-Range Kids founder Lenore Skenazy on the lack of freedom given to today’s children.
Online Vet Silenced
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONVeterinarian Ron Hines discusses why he is no longer allowed to dispense medical advice over the internet.
Regulations Keeping the Latest Technology Out of U.S.
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONGibbs Sports Amphibians’ Debbi Gibbs discusses why U.S. regulations are keeping her product off America’s roads.
A Green Car’s Dirty Secret?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONBrian Wynne of the Electric Drive Transportation Association and ‘Skeptical Environmentalist’ author Bjorn Lomberg discuss subsidies for electric cars.[rev_slider...
Bringing Government Secrets to Light
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONAuthor Chris Horner on the secrets being kept in the White House.
Should We Arm America’s Teachers?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONCalifornia State Senator Leland Yee and author Suzanna Hupp debate the state’s gun laws.
Wikipedia Defies Need for Regulation
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONWikipedia founder Jimmy Wales on the success of the self-edited encyclopedia.
Should Government Tax Junk Food?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONAuthor Joel Salatin and New York State Assemblyman Felix Ortiz on the battle for healthy eating in America.
Regulations, Regulations and More Regulations
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFBN’s political experts on the new regulations we can expect during the second Obama term and how it will impact the economy.
Can Greed Work in a Free-Market Economy
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONForbes Media Chairman Steve Forbes and AEI’s Arthur Brooks on the benefits of a free-market economy.
Blogging Against the Law?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONNutrition blogger Steve Cooksey discusses how North Carolina has regulated his blog.
Government Programs: Help or Handouts
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONNYC Human Resources Administration Commissioner Robert Doar on the government’s efforts to help people find jobs.
Should Employers Have Same Rights as Unions?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONStossel correspondent Kennedy and John Tillman of the Illinois Policy Institute discuss recent union actions and whether they have too much power.[rev_slider...
The Science of Cheating
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONAuthor Dan Ariely discusses why people cheat and whether it’s contagious.
Energy Independence: Fact vs. Fiction
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONThe Manhattan Institute’s Robert Bryce and the Cato Institute’s Jerry Taylor argue the energy independence isn’t necessary because of the global nature of the oil...
Americans Look to Comedians for Serious News
http://media.foxbusiness.com/082412/082312_Stossel_Gutfeld_FBN_MED.mp4 Video Description FNC's Greg Gutfeld on the blend of comedy and news in today's media.
Are You a Biased TV Viewer?
http://media.foxbusiness.com/082412/082312_Stossel_Goldberg_FBN_MED.mp4 Video Description FOX News Contributor Bernie Goldberg on the bias among viewers and why they are looking for validation.
Unintended Consequences of the War On Drugs
http://media.foxbusiness.com/072012/071912_Stossel_Balko_FBN_MED.mp4 Video Description Author Radley Balko on the dangers of America's war on drugs.
Vocational Schools vs. Higher Education
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFBN’s Sandra Smith breaks down the pros and cons of vocations school and whether more kids should avoid college.
Should We Privatize the Post Office?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONPostal Service board of governors member Mickey Barnett explains why the Post Office is losing billions of dollars.
What Does Poverty Mean in America Today?
VIDEO DESCRIPTION‘A Nation of Moochers’ author Charles J. Sykes weighs in on America’s welfare state.
Gov. Fortuno on Revamping Puerto Rico
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONPuerto Rico Governor Luis Fortuno discusses how the territory revived its economy.
Protest Signs Not Allowed
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONInstitute for Justice Senior Attorney Steve Simpson on his efforts to help save a business from eminent domain.
Fired for an Opinion
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONAuthor Naomi Schaefer Riley on her criticism of Black Studies programs and how it got her fired.
College Campuses Limiting Free Speech
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFIRE’s Greg Lukianoff discusses how universities around the country inhibit the First Amendment.
Do Hunters Make the Best Environmentalists?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFlorida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Brian Yablonski on how individual hunters can often do a better job at protecting the environment than the...
Moore: Government Hasn’t Made Things Fair
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONThe Wall Street Journal’s Stephen Moore on the administration’s push for a fair economy.
Does Capitalism Have Morals?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONEconomist Russell Roberts and author Benjamin Barber debate whether capitalism is an ethical economic system.
Why Individuality Matters
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONCato Institute VP David Boaz at the 2012 International Students for Liberty Conference on big government and the importance of individual liberty.[rev_slider...
The Business of Depression
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONAuthor Gary Greenberg on the $11 billion made by pharmaceuticals from antidepressants every year.
A Relative Theory of Happiness
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONAuthor Dan Ariely discusses his book, “Rationally Irrational”, a study of happiness.
Can Government Make People Happy?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONEconomist Chris Coyne and Philip Booth of the Institute of Economic Affairs discuss recent studies showing increased government spending decreases the happiness of its...
Dealing With Media Bias
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFOX News Contributor Bernie Goldberg on the liberal bias in mainstream media.
Barrasso: Repeal Obamacare
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONSen. John Barrasso, (R-Wyo.), sounds off on the president’s health-care law and how to fix the current insurance problems in the U.S.
Government Health Care Gone Wrong
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONFBN’s market experts discuss the state of health care in America and how new regulations are impacting the economy.
Are Millionaires Champions of Freedom?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONForbes Media Chairman Steve Forbes and BB&T Bank Chairman John Allison explain how rich people can be champions of freedom.
Forbes: Create 17% Flat Tax
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONForbes Media Chairman Steve Forbes argues we should impose a 17% flat tax to create a prosperous economy.
BB&T Chairman on Opposing TARP
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONBB&T Bank Chairman John Allison explains why he was opposed to receiving a government bailout.
Everyone Must Vote?
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONGeorge Mason University Economist Bryan Caplan argues just because you can vote, doesn’t mean you should.
Taking Parks Corporate
http://media.foxbusiness.com/112511/112411_Stossel_Biederman_FBN_MED.mp4 Video Description Redevelopment consultant Dan Biederman and Shirley Kressel of the Alliance of Boston Neighborhoods debate whether private funding is the way to save America's parks.
Overcoming a Mountain of Regulation
VIDEO DESCRIPTIONMembers of the “Job Creators Alliance” on the growing impact of government regulation.