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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Too Many Cooks, Too Many Kitchens

by Chester E. Finn Jr., Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Friday, December 2, 2011

Despite America’s romantic attachment to “local control of public education,” the reality is that the way it works today offers a worst-of-both-worlds scenario...

Analysis and Commentary

Someone Must Eventually Say No. Warnings on the Europe Crisis

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Thursday, December 1, 2011

Moral hazard and lenders of last resort are addictions. We realize their costs only after the fact, and then we must agree to yet another bailout. Otherwise the costs are too high...

In the News
In the News

Journalism with Gerard Baker & Andrew Ferguson: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, December 2, 2011
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Beware of Greeks Bearing Debt

by Fouad Ajamivia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, December 2, 2011

Europe is paying for the pride of Greece—and for the legacy of the Classical Age...

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Gordon Wood's America

by Peter Berkowitzvia Policy Review
Thursday, December 1, 2011

Peter Berkowitz on The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States by Gordon Wood...

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The Private-Sector Pension Predicament

by Charles Blahousvia Policy Review
Thursday, December 1, 2011

A systemic underfunding that could leave taxpayers on the hook...

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No Thanks to Gratitude

by James W. Ceaservia Policy Review
Thursday, December 1, 2011

Struggling to keep national memory and appreciation alive...

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Witness to Life

by Mary Eberstadtvia Policy Review
Thursday, December 1, 2011

Mary Eberstadt on A Point in Time: The Search for Redemption in this Life and the Next by David Horowitz...

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When Economics Was Young

by David R. Hendersonvia Policy Review
Thursday, December 1, 2011

David R. Henderson on Keynes Hayek: The Clash that Defined Modern Economics by Nicholas Wapshott...