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March 25, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Michael Boskin on the John Batchelor Show (19:30)

Larry Kudlow, The Kudlow Report, CNBC; and Cumulus Media radio. : Stephen Moore, Heritage. Michael Boskin, Hoover, Project Syndicate. Ramesh Ponnuru, Bloomberg View.
March 25, 2014 | Economics One

Why the IMF’s Exceptional Access Framework is So Important

In today's editorial on the IMF legislation before Congress the Wall Street Journal refers to my oped of several weeks ago in which I strongly criticized the IMF for breaking its own rules in its “...
March 25, 2014 | EconLog

Michael Cannon's Cannon

Cato Institute's health economist Michael Cannon is the lead economist in a legal case that takes on the IRS. The Affordable Care Act (ACA), aka Obamacare, grants tax credits to low-income people who buy health insurance in state-run exchanges. There...
March 24, 2014 | Grumpy Economist

Goodman Vs. Emanuel

March 23, 2014 | Financial Times

‘Fragile by Design’, by Charles Calomiris and Stephen Haber

Enjoy the latest award-winning global business, finance, economic and political news, comment and analysis from the Financial Times.
March 24, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

Obama's Overtime Gambit

For politicians, meddling in markets means never having to say you're sorry.
March 22, 2014 | CNBC

John Taylor on The Santelli Exchange

Discussing the fed funds rate and the influence of Fed policy on the financial system, with John Taylor, Stanford University professor of economics.
March 22, 2014 | Larry Kudlow Show

John Taylor on The Larry Kudlow Show (86:34)

March 23, 2014 | Economics One

You Can’t Connect the [Fed’s] Dots Looking Forward

Many commentators view last week’s Fed meeting (including the FOMC statement, the Chair’s press conference, commentary from FOMC members) as another move toward more discretion and away from rules-...
March 23, 2014 | EconLog

Endogeneity and the Drug War

Why the things that happened during the drug war are not a good argument FOR the drug war. And the things that happened BECAUSE of the drug war are a fortiori not an argument for the drug war. Last fall,...