Paul Boyce is a Business Economics graduate from the University of Greenwich. He currently works as a consultant in financial services and is the founder and editor at Boycewire.com.
Bureaucracy and Regulation
In a city with rapidly rising housing needs, there is really only one way to keep housing prices stable or falling: produce a lot of housing.
Taxes and Spending
Farm subsidies encourage farmers to be inefficient and wasteful. Moreover, subsidies mostly benefit large farms and landowners, and not the "small family farms" we're told the subsidies protect.
Colleges already are too dis-connected from market-based rewards for education that teaches real marketable skills. The plans for "free" college would make this even worse.
Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyInterventionism
The number of jobs that require an occupational license now covers 30% of the US workforce, up from 5% in 1950.