Dead Wrong™ with Johan Norberg – Trade Barriers (VIDEO)

It’s bizarre that we are now suddenly supposed to trade with vicious dictatorships like Cuba and Iran. Don’t we have a responsibility to try and undermine these despots, with trade sanctions? Dead Wrong! In this short video clip, Free To Choose Media Executive Editor and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explains.

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Dead Wrong™ with Johan Norberg – Inequality (VIDEO)

The world’s 62 richest people own more than the world’s 3.5 billion poorest people combined. Surely, the big problem in our world is inequality, and the only way to help the poor is to take from the rich. Dead Wrong! In this short video clip, Free To Choose Media Executive Editor and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explains.

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Introducing: FTCN Staff Picks

Late last year we began a staff picks email campaign. Free To Choose Network is celebrating its 30th anniversary, and our extensive video library certainly reflects that legacy. In an effort to make use of this footage, we are promoting a short video clip each month. While some of the videos are decades old, we have been impressed to see how often the ideas are still relevant to events happening today. The Staff Picks campaign also gives us the opportunity to highlight segments of our newest documentary releases.

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The Real Adam Smith DVD Sale

The Real Adam Smith (DVD) — Broadcast Special Price $15.95

What can a man with a plain name who lived over 200 years ago tell us about life today? Who was The Real Adam Smith? And why should we care? In this two-hour, two-part documentary, Swedish author, commentator and Cato Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explores Adam Smith’s life, his ideas about morality and economics, and how the concepts he discussed in his books and lectures are still relevant today.

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Dead Wrong™ with Johan Norberg – Stagnant Middle Class (VIDEO)

The middle class is being squeezed. US wages have not increased since the 1970s. If we had just slowed down the pace of technological change, and exposed our companies to less global competition, we would all have benefited. Dead Wrong! In this short video clip, Free To Choose Media Executive Editor and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explains.

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TV Worth Watching: The Real Adam Smith

We just released our latest Free To Choose Media broadcast….

It’s difficult to imagine that a man who lived with horse-drawn carriages and sailing ships would foresee our massive 21st-century global market exchange, much less the relationship between markets and morality. But Adam Smith was no ordinary 18th-century figure. Considered the “father of modern economics,” Smith was first and foremost a moral philosopher. The revolutionary ideas he penned in The Wealth of Nations and The Theory of Moral Sentiments changed the world.

Swedish author, commentator and Cato Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explores Adam Smith’s life, his ideas about morality and economics, and how the concepts he discussed in his books and lectures are still relevant today.

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Dead Wrong with Johan Norberg – Socialist Sweden (Video)

Many people claim the U.S. should be more like Sweden and give more benefits. Should we? In this short video clip, Free To Choose Media Executive Editor and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg explains how Sweden became successful first, and how expanded government actually pulled them down.

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