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Free markets destroy education restrictions

The world we live in is dynamic and ever shifting, with new challenges and needs requiring new skills and solutions every day. Too often we see official institutions and government rigid in their approaches, and education is no exception. In contrast, the free market doesn't ask permission to change when it sees a need, but can address it as demand grows - even in nearly monopolized sectors like schooling.



Fighting red tape to let the market help therapy patients

In a year of isolation, seeking professional therapy can be an excellent resource for many who have struggled with the mental burdens 2020 has entailed. Even with precautions of staying home, more and more practitioners have been able to meet the need of their patients with the market resources available making virtual therapy sessions possible. As the needs of clients change, therapists are able and willing to accommodate to meet those needs. This seems like a perfect adaptation which the market can provide, but unfortunately markets aren't always totally free from disruption - and in this case, this comes in the form of occupational licensing.