Wednesday, March 12, 2008
On this day:

Ethanol and the subprime mortgage meltdown

What do they have in common? Boston Globe columnist Jeff Jacoby writes:
Each is a good reminder of that most powerful of unwritten decrees, the Law of Unintended Consequences - and of the all-too-frequent tendency of solutions imposed by the state to exacerbate the harms they were meant to solve.