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Beware the Funny Money

by Peter Brimelow, Milton Friedmanvia Hoover Digest
Friday, July 30, 1999

Hoover fellow Milton Friedman talks with Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow about inflation, currency values, and the Asian crisis. An end-of-the-century interview with one of the century’s great economists.

Itemize This

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Friday, July 30, 1999

Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow explores the high price of America’s onerous tax code.

Surplus on the Surface, Trouble Underneath

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 30, 1999

Beneath the budget surplus lies a grabby tax collector—and federal spending that is still going up. By Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow.

Merger Mania?

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Saturday, January 30, 1999

The recent wave of mergers has stifled competition—or so conventional wisdom would suggest. Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow argues that the mergers may have fueled economic growth instead.

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Families under Pressure

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 30, 1998

Is the average American worker better off today than thirty years ago? Yes—and no. By Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow.

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The Era of Big Government Ain’t Over

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, July 30, 1998

These days it’s difficult to find an avowed socialist. But Washington is crawling with neosocialists—in both parties. By Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow.

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The High Cost of Castro

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, July 30, 1998

How much have Fidel Castro’s economic policies cost the people of Cuba? Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow reviews the numbers. It might be time to offer the world’s worst manager a golden handshake to retire to Spain.

Milton Friedman, Soothsayer

by Peter Brimelow, Milton Friedmanvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, April 30, 1998

Boom? Bust? Inflation? Deflation? Nobel laureate and Hoover fellow Milton Friedman peers into the future, making predictions on price levels in the United States, stagnation in Japan, and the new currency in Europe. A freewheeling discussion with Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow.

The Case against Immigration as We Know It

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, April 30, 1998

The 1965 Immigration Act changed who is allowed to come to America. It also changed America. By Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow.

Why One Plus One Equals Billions

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, April 30, 1998

The education lobby argues that, if we flood public schools with money, the performance of our students will improve. Will it? Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow looks at the evidence—and discovers that the educators have their math wrong.

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