The Corner

Hair-Braiding Horrors

This week’s Bookmonger podcast with with Dick Carpenter, co-author of Bottleneckers: Gaming the Government for Power and Private Profit. We discuss the problem of occupational licensing, what hair-braiding and Uber have to do with it, and whether conservatives and liberals can find common ground.

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.