Crony Capitalism

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  1. Crony capitalism “What’s an Alternative to Crony Capitalism? By Holman Jenkins 6-28-14
  2. Crony Capitalism LTE “More, Less-Bad Policy Is a Poor Answer to Bad Policy” 7-15-2014
  3. Crony Capitalism. “The Case for Crony Capitalism” […government regulations…bank profits] 7-8-14
  4. Crony Capitalism. “A Crony Capitalism Showdown.” By Kimberley Strassel. 8-1-14
  5. Crony Capitalism. LTE “Nevada, Taxes, Elon Musk, Crony Capitalism and Jobs.”    9-25-14
  6. Crony Capitalism. LTE. “We Need a Real Recovery That Includes the Rest of Us.” 10-1-2014
  7. Crony Capitalism. “Cheap Oil Pops the Green Policy Bubble.” By Holman W. Jenkins, Jr. […The real motive will be bailing out the joint public-private (i.e., crony) investment in policies that don’t work…] 10-15-14
  8. Crony Capitalism. “The Paratroopers of Crony Capitalism.” By Richard Trumka (President of the AFL-CIO) [Why give golden parachutes to executives who leave to enter government service?] 2-11-15
  9. Crony Capitalism. “The Tesla Paradox.” [visions of a $700 billion market cap but still living off subsidies.] 2-13-15
  10. Crony Capitalism. “Film Subsidies: Exit Stage Right.” [Michigan feels the pain from years of corporate welfare.] 3-18-15
  11. Crony Capitalism. LTE. “The RFS [Renewable Fuel Standard] Really Is Corporate Welfare.” 4-2-15
  12. Crony Capitalism. “Raising Ex-Im From the Dead.” [Congress should administer last rites to a corporate welfare relic.] 7-24-15
  13. Crony Capitalism. LTE. “Ex-Im Bank: Watch Out for a Trap.” 7-28-15
  14. Crony Capitalism. “Did GM Get a Pass From Federal Prosecutors?” by Homan W. Jenkins, Jr. 10-17-15
  15. Crony Capitalism. “Payday Loans a Crony Capitalist Target.”  By Holman W. Jenkins, Jr.  [When the crackdown is done, the short-term loan market will still exist – but with new players in charge.]  6-4-16
  16. Crony Capitalism. “Ending the Corporate-Welfare Circus.”  By Brent Gardner.  [State gifts to the likes of Boeing, Ford, Google, and Apple are unnecessary and unfair.  Better to cut the tax rate and reduce regulation.]  6-6-16
  17. Crony Capitalism. “Clinton’s For-Profit Chancellorship.”  [Laureate, Bill and a case study in modern crony capitalism.]  11-7-16
  18. Crony Capitalism. “Avoid the Crony-Capitalist Temptation.” By Stanley A. Weiss. [The new Office of American Innovation could do a lot of good.] 4-18-17
  19. Crony Capitalism. “Reformers Not Welcome at Ex-Im Bank.”  [Crony capitalists fear Scott Garrett might limit taxpayer credit.]  7-22-17
  20. Crony Capitalism. “A Win for Crony Capitalism.”  […Ex-Im bank…] 12-20-17
  21. Crony Capitalism.  “Lyft and the Left.”  [The ride-sharing firm wants the feds to protect its business model.]  2-20-19
  22. Crony Capitalism. The BlackRock Backlash.” [Larry Fink’s political machinations invite regulatory scrutiny.] 2-28-20
  23. Crony Capitalism. “Trump, TikTok and Crony Capitalism.”  [Cfius review isn’t supposed to be leverage to favor certain firms.]   9-21-20
  24. Crony Capitalism.  “Alaska Tourism Is Ailing but Not From Covid.”  By May Anastasia O’Grady.  [Canada close its ports, and U.S. law keeps American cruises at the pier.]   4-5-21

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