Hoover’s newest Nobel Prize winner discovered a way to put actual human beings back into economic theory. By Art Rolnick.
In recent years we’ve seen what doesn’t work. Here’s what would. A simple plan for turning the economy around. By John B. Taylor.
A presidential report card lists too many promises, too few results, and no sign that the president knows how to learn from his mistakes. By Michael J. Boskin.
Clarity of purpose is only half of a winning political strategy. The other half involves a clear understanding of the possible. By Peter Berkowitz.
Neither the New Deal nor the war pulled the economy out of its worst crisis. What did? Wiser policies. By Lee E. Ohanian and Harold L. Cole.
Hoover fellow Richard A. Epstein sees economic inequality in the light of incentives, innovation, and mutual gain.
“People before profits” is a perverse idea that ignores the very mechanism by which people are helped. By Richard A. Epstein.
A call for bold changes to taxes, entitlements, and spending. By Robert J. Barro.
Politicians were eager to cry “market failure” when the deeper problem was, and remains, government failure. By Gary S. Becker.