Every government has a responsibility of resource management
Your whole argument is based on a falsehood.
Tobacco, alcohol, guns, opiates,
are all heavily restricted, and selling them to the wrong people or without certain permissions is illegal.
>>> all available information
Available to whom? From whom? At what cost?
All available information on aspirin is more than a person could read in a lifetime.
The claim that a certain quantity and quality of information is necessary for capitalism to work is a trap that the enemies of capitalism have been advancing for centuries. It is a straw man with no basis in fact.
Biggest debt holders:
Social Security 2.786 trillion ___________ this is bogus, because it's internal to the federal government
Federal Reserve 2.461 trillion ___________ this is bogus because it's internal to the federal government
China 1.157 trillion
Japan 1.136 trillion
Mutual funds: 1.056 trillion
Office of Personnel Management Retirement 0.873 trillion __________ this is bogus because it's internal to the federal government
State and local gov'ts 0.803 trillion
Military Retirement 0.601 trillion _________ this is bogus because it's internal to the federal government
Banks 0.515 trillion
Private pension funds 0.403 trillion
Ireland 0.270 trillion
Medicare 0.267 trillion _________ this is bogus because it's internal to the federal government
China's government is the largest single entity holding US debt that is not a part of the federal government
Apple buys the treasury bonds to keep the U.S. dollar strong.
There are 3 possibilities here:
Statistics are no substitute for judgement. -- Henry Clay