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Against Capitalism’s Moral Critics

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Defenders of the capitalist system often rely wholly on economics, ceding the ground of morality to their critics who proceed to brand free market enthusiasts as foul, greedy, selfish, or heartless. Yet it’s entirely unnecessary for the defenders of capitalism to continue the argument on

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Over the Hedge?

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In this article, Joe Austin considers the role of hedge funds in global financial markets and asks whether they played a part in causing the financial crisis that was sparked in 2007. The role of irresponsibility in markets is also explored. As a result of this irresponsibility, it can be argued that they should not be allowed to exist in their current form.