The Populist Approach to Problem-Solving

From Kindle location 6077 of Peter Boettke’s 2018 book F. A. Hayek: Economics, Political Economy and Social Philosophy:

There is a fundamental contradiction in the populist critique of the establishment, both left and right, which is that government is failing them, but it is failing as it grows larger in scale and scope of activities. Yet, precisely because it is failing, it must grow in scale and scope to address the failure.

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