AMERICA: THE LAND OF THE ECONOMICALLY FREE?


Ambassador Terry Miller of the Heritage Foundation discusses recent data on the state of economic freedom in the U.S.
DATE: 01/27/2012

Discussion Questions

1. Why does economic freedom correlate with wealth?

2. How do you feel about the United States of America's 10th place ranking in the list of most economically free countries? What does this mean to you?

3. The video mentions the government bailouts as an example of favoritism in our country. Do you consider this favoritism? Defend your answer. Are there other instances of government favoritism you have noticed?

4. Ambassador Terry Miller says that government is abandoning parts of the "capitalist system" that facillitate prosperity in our country? Do you agree? Why or why not?


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