Tom W. Bell
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To make legal systems better, we must make them compete against each other
FEBRUARY 26, 2014 by TOM W. BELL
Polycentric law offers a pragmatic approach to advancing individual freedom and social harmony.
Shares in Incorporated Co-op Cities Might Be the Next Big Thing
AUGUST 14, 2013 by TOM W. BELL
Cities fail because governments take residents for granted and residents stop caring. An ownership model--based on co-ops or employee-owned firms--could fix that.
Honduras: from RED to ZEDE to … Freedom?
JUNE 27, 2013 by TOM W. BELL
Despite the Honduran Supreme Court's rejection of RED startup cities, the reformers are back. Honduras may have just created the world's freest municipalities.
JUNE 04, 2013 by TOM W. BELL
A democracy focused on the rejection of unpopular laws would allow for a broader electorate and a more immediate expression of voters' wills. It would also limit the worst excesses of the State.
MAY 02, 2013 by TOM W. BELL
Having government courts try government agents such as cops is a lot less fair than allowing independent arbitration. As a result, everyone is less safe.
FEBRUARY 19, 2013 by TOM W. BELL
By trying to design a government and industry from the top down, Henry Ford failed. His Brazilian disaster illustrates the perils of trying to duplicate something that normally happens organically.