Thursday February 20, 2020

Punishing the wealth creators

Ross Maguire, of the lawyers involved in a constitutional challenge to the bankruptcy laws, explains why the law must be changed

11th June, 2011

A free society such as ours depends on an entrepreneurial class of people who, in pursuit of personal gain, create wealth. In creating wealth, they create employment, which in turn creates more wealth.

Society needs judges, civil servants and doctors, but the wealth of a society is created by the entrepreneurs and businessmen and women.

Entrepreneurs are different from workers in public or professional services.

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