The Future of USPS (updated)

Originally published on June 23, 2020, updated July 31, 2020.

In today’s episode of The Policy Paycheck, host Serena Allen discusses the economic problems of the United States Postal Service with expert Chris Edwards.

How does the USPS make money? Why is it a government agency? How do other countries approach their mail services?

>> Please note this episode has a modified introduction to reflect the argument for the USPS, which was not originally included in the original recording.

Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies at Cato and Editor of Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org

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Produced by Serena Allen & Aubrey Hicks. Sound editing by the Brothers Hedden.