Eric Banfield

ECBanfield@thefreemanonline.org

Mr. Banfield is owner of Banfield Analytical Services in Westmont, Illinois. As an adjunct policy analyst for the Heartland Institute, he has testified before the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, The Illinois General Assembly, and a U.S. Republican Hearing on health-care reform.

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Business–Government Collusion

Businesses Should End Their Dependence on Government Privilege

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One Information Superhighway: Take It or Leave it?

Citizens Should Resist the Idea of a Single Superhighway

AUGUST 01, 1994 by ERIC BANFIELD

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The Forgotten Consumer

Both opponents and proponents of free trade ignore its effect on the consumer.

MARCH 01, 1993 by ERIC BANFIELD

Both opponents and proponents of free trade ignore its effect on the consumer.

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State Health Insurance Regulations

Government must deregulate the insurance business.

JANUARY 01, 1993 by ERIC BANFIELD

Government must deregulate the insurance business.

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September 2014

For centuries, hierarchical models dominated human organizations. Kings, warlords, and emperors could rally groups--but also oppress them. Non-hierarchical forms of organization, though, are increasingly defining our lives. It's no secret how this shift has benefited out social lives, including dating, and it's becoming more commonplace even in the corporate world. But it has also now come even to organizations bent on domination rather than human flourishing, as the Islamic State shows. If even destructive groups rely on this form of entrepreneurial organization, then hierarchy's time could truly be coming to an end.
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