Price Controls, Subsidies, and the Risks of Good Intentions: Crash Course Economics #20

Price Controls, Subsidies, and the Risks of Good Intentions: Crash Course Economics #20

Adriene: Welcome to Crash Course Economics. My name is Adriene Hill Jacob: And I’m Jacob Clifford, and today we’re going to talk about good intentions, and how they can go wrong. Price controls can derail markets. And subsidies can distort them. Adriene: And “deadweight” isn’t just a good description of your ex. [Theme Music] Jacob:…

New penalties on imported washing machines, solar panels

RESPONSIBILITY TO TERMINATE THOSE EMPLOYEES.>>Bret: YOU ARE WELCOME BACK ANYTIME. THANK YOU. HERE AT THE WHITE HOUSE, NEW EXAMPLES OF PRESIDENT TRUMP’S AMERICA FIRST ECONOMIC AND TRADE POLICY. THE U.S. IS SLAPPING TARIFFS ON IMPORTS OF TWO PRODUCTS. THE MAKERS ARE NOT HAPPY. KEVIN CORKE REPORTS JOINS ME WITH THE STORY.>>GOOD EVENING. IT’S VERY INTERESTING.…