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Economic Prosperity and Fiscal Responsibility

April 21, 2014

Houses of Cards

The mortgage market came tumbling down because activists, regulators, and lenders laid such a wobbly foundation.

April 21, 2014

Marxist Myopia

Why is Marxism still fashionable in some quarters? Because although the free market’s hard edges are easy to see, its benefits are more subtle.

April 21, 2014

Stuck at the Station

California’s recovery, like Jerry Brown’s high-speed railroad, remains in the realm of wishful thinking.

April 21, 2014

Golden Agers

The Golden State’s senior politicians will eventually surf off into the sunset. What then?

April 21, 2014

Israel the Peacemaker

For proof that Israel is more than willing to deal in good faith with the Palestinians, just look at the political freedoms Israeli Arabs enjoy.

April 21, 2014

The Powers that Will Be

China’s rise need not entail America’s fall. How “declinism” distracts us from contemplating a much more complicated future.

April 21, 2014

The Empire Strikes Back?

More and more, China resembles the confident—and eventually aggressive—Japan of the 1930s.

April 21, 2014

Taiwan’s Voice of Experience

If China wants an example of progress, it need only look across the Taiwan Strait.

April 21, 2014

Viva la Reforma

Mexico is busting out of a century of stagnation, and the United States is likely to benefit too.

April 21, 2014

Diamonds for the Ivies

An elegant technique developed by Hoover fellow CAROLINE M. HOXBY helps isolated, high-achieving kids get into colleges—good colleges.