The Myth Of Deregulation In New Zealand

Do you know someone who trots out the “New Zealand has been completely deregulated” meme? Do you think that “morality and decency” need to be injected back into the marketplace through some more regulatory intervention?…

The Kronic King

It is disappointing to read that Kronic businessman Matthew Wielenga has been arrested in Australia. While the move towards regulation of party drugs in New Zealand is a step on the pathway to eventual decriminalisation,…

CFTC And InTrade

The CFTC is the ineffective regulator of the futures markets. They’ve recently banned US citizens from participating in prediction markets like Intrade because according to them, they involve gaming and are against the public interest….