A Bad Day
By Arnold Kling
Even if the California’s lawsuit against auto manufacturers for the damages caused by global warming is, as Steve Verdon says, “a cheap political stunt,” it is still shocking. The idea that this could win votes tells you something.
And then, there is Alex Tabarrok’s report that some economists are signing a statement that raising the minimum wage is a tool for reducing poverty. I do not think that anyone who has studied the issue would agree to that.