August 26, 2020

Economics Show Why Politicians' Mask Mandates Don't Work

Steven Horwitz

Senior Affiliated Scholar

Donald J. Boudreaux

Senior Fellow, F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

By comparing mask mandates to pollution regulations, Steven Horwitz and Donald Boudreaux argue that government coercion isn't the best solution to the negative externalitites involved in going maskless. Read more at the Detroit News.