The Freeman's Burden:

To defend the principles of human liberty; to educate; to be vigilant against the ever expanding power of the state.

Tuesday, January 18, 2005

Study finds Europeans are economically risk adverse

I can't say I'm surprised by this study. It serves to reason that the more robust of a social safety net and federally mandated hours, wages and vacation are, the less likely a person will develop a sense of risk-taking and entrepreneurship. Country-by country, the more pervasive the government, the less independent the citizens. Read the story here.
The Libertarian Party News&Features section has an interesting articule from a Vermont Libertarian who is also a career military man. Read the article here.


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