1. There is no such thing as freedom.
2. Capitalism is successful not because it is efficient or productive.
3. Net foreign investment is an idiotic and misleading term for a capital account surplus.
4. Queuing is often a really good allocation mechanism.
5. The amount of human organisation that is determined directly by prices and markets can be rounded to zero.
6. Writing off the $1.2 trillion of US student debt would be costless and probably a good way to stimulate the American economy.