According to Business in Vancouver (BIV), Walter Block “believes a world with no taxes is possible and desirable.”
That sounds incredible to some. Most fiscal conservatives accept that there are some goods and services where pooling resources for the common good makes sense.
Fraser Institute founder Michael Walker believes governments should finance roads, insure health services, police society, defend sovereignty and provide a social safety net for those who can’t look after themselves.
Block, however, is convinced that society will function smoother and be wealthier with 100% private:
- police and fire departments; and
- money supply.
He fills his summer touting his new book, The Privatization of Roads and Highways…