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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Ripples of Retreat

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, July 20, 2007

The present Washington parlor game is to argue over the consequences of a precipitous withdrawal from Iraq...

Analysis and Commentary

Can Do

by Newt Gingrichvia National Review Online
Friday, July 20, 2007

“We don’t have problems, just solutions..."

Analysis and Commentary

Letter: What Do We Want in a Surgeon General? A Yes Man or an Advocate?

by Henry I. Miller with Hoover Institutionvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, July 20, 2007

Your editorial neglected some of former Surgeon General Richard Carmona's more prominent deficiencies...

Analysis and Commentary

A Rise-able Fallacy

by David R. Henderson with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, July 20, 2007

The idea that an increase in economic growth leads to an increase in inflation -- and that decreased growth reduces inflation -- is reflected endlessly in the media...

Analysis and Commentary

Vouchers Could Desegregate Schools Better Than Buses

by Herbert J. Walbergvia Heartland Institute
Monday, July 16, 2007

On June 28, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down two public-school integration programs--one in Louisville, the other in Seattle--on the basis that they discriminate according to race...

In the News
In the News

U.S. Catches at Any Excuse to Disarm Russia

with William J. Perryvia Kommersant (Russia)
Friday, July 20, 2007

The allegations about poor vitality of Russia’s missile warning system is an element of information war waged by some forces in the United States, said Gen. Col. Valter Kraskovsky, who was once in charge of the missile and space defense of Russia...

In the News

A Rise-able Fallacy

with David R. Hendersonvia National Center for Policy Analysis
Friday, July 20, 2007

The idea that an increase in economic growth leads to an increase in inflation -- and that decreased growth reduces inflation -- has been reflected endlessly in the media..

In the News

Tracking milk and egg trends

with Henry I. Millervia News-Democrat and Leader (KY)
Friday, July 20, 2007

Although milk and eggs have been included in the American Farm Bureau quarterly market basket since the survey was initiated in 1989, volunteer shoppers recently began tracking retail prices for different types of these staples...

In the News

Friedman’s Folly

with George P. Shultzvia Commentary
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Thomas Friedman is the second- or third-best columnist at the New York Times...

In the News

Golub Group Opens New Pasadena Office

via PRWeb
Thursday, July 19, 2007

The Golub Group (www.golubgroup.com), a California investment manager with more than $550 million in assets under management, announced today that it has opened a new Southern California office...

In the News

Official Criticizes Corporate Tax System

with Michael J. Boskinvia Associated Press
Thursday, July 19, 2007

The U.S. system for taxing corporations is overly complex and is hurting the country's global competitiveness, Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said Thursday...

In the News

Department of Defense Announces 2007 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award Recipients

with William J. Perryvia Business Wire
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Today DoD announced the 2007 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award recipients...

In the News

Sticking pins into an icon

with Milton Friedmanvia Economist
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Economists turn over the hows and whys of the Depression in much the same way as statesmen once reflected on the decline of Rome or the eclipse of Athens by Sparta...

In the News

The Asian Financial Crisis 10 Years Later: Time to Reaffirm Economic Freedom

with Milton Friedmanvia Heritage Foundation
Thursday, July 19, 2007

This summer marks the 10th anniversary of the 1997 Asian financial crisis...

In the News

On Nuclear Negotiations

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, July 19, 2007

The difficult issues surrounding nuclear energy, nonproliferation and Iran's nuclear program were front and center at the "lobster summit" between Presidents Bush and Putin at Kennebunkport...