Economics is probably the most important subject which a child can learn in school. It is also one which is seldom taught. As a result, we are a nation ignorant of the economic forces which shape our lives. We are a nation easily misled by charlatans with promises of prosperity in exchange for our votes. What we usually get is higher taxes, a crippled economy, and speeches inciting us to blame scapegoats for the results of our bad decisions. The buttons below will lead you to position papers on economic issues which should be important to you.