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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Why the Dismal Science Deserves Federal Funding

by Gary S. Becker, James Heckmanvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, August 10, 2012

The federal deficit has ballooned in recent years, and even larger deficits are coming due to the expected growth of entitlement spending. There is little disagreement among members of both political parties that federal spending should be reduced.

Analysis and Commentary

A Little Context on Racial Disparities in Suspension Rates

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Friday, August 10, 2012
Analysis and Commentary

The Meaning of Bo Xilai

by Alice L. Millervia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, August 9, 2012

The murder trial on Thursday of Gu Kailai, the wife of former Chongqing boss Bo Xilai, is certainly a spectacular and rare case of Chinese elite politics playing out in public. But it is hardly unprecedented. The unfolding drama surrounding of Mr.

Analysis and Commentary

Worst Ticket Ever, Barr None

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Analysis and Commentary

The Caravan: Turbulence

via Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Analysis and Commentary

Mistaking symptoms for causes

by Kori Schakevia Shadow Government (Foreign Policy)
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Interviews
Interviews

Bill Whalen on The John Batchelor Show (at 18:55)

with Bill Whalenvia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, August 9, 2012
In the News
In the News

Stalinist tactics on Russian dissent could stumble in Internet era

with Paul R. Gregoryvia Los Angeles Times
Friday, August 10, 2012