A Cato Book Forum featuring Richard Epstein, University of Chicago School of Law, with comments by Peter Byrne, Georgetown University Law Center. The prolific scholar Richard Epstein has written his most accessible book yet defending a free society, explaining “how a concern with the common good does not eviscerate the traditional protections otherwise provided to individual liberty and private property.” This volume subjects a wide range of current issues — from Social Security to environmental harms, discrimination, and many more — to the systematic and rigorous scrutiny for which Epstein is so well known.
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In this issue of Regulation, Jonathan H. Adler and Nathaniel Stewart make the case for property-based fishery management, utilizing territorial or catch-share allocation among fishery participants. Also in this issue, Michael L. Wachter explores the relationship between the much-maligned National Labor Relations Act and the decline in union membership.
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Timothy Sandefur’s insightful new book documents a vital, forgotten truth: our Constitution was written to secure liberty, not to empower democracy.