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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Weaning Africa Off Aid

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, June 12, 2009

A native of Zambia, Dambisa Moyo holds a master's degree from Harvard, an MBA from American University and a doctorate in economics from Oxford...

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Government can muddle simple affairs

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Thursday, June 11, 2009

In matters of ethics, one is best equipped to understand when one is close up...

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Charles Kesler on the Grand Liberal Project: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, June 12, 2009

What ails the American conservative movement?...

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Clues argue against Obama as revolutionary politician

with Shelby Steelevia Oklahoman
Friday, June 12, 2009

ONE thing that drew people to Barack Obama’s candidacy last year was the promise his presidency would transcend race and partisan politics...

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The future of the EU

with Timothy Garton Ashvia Spectator (UK)
Thursday, June 11, 2009

Columnists Philip Stephens and Timothy Garton Ash mount a pincer movement against David Cameron...

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Europe Lags as U.S. Economy Shows Signs of Recovery

with Niall Fergusonvia New York Times
Thursday, June 11, 2009

There was more evidence Thursday that the United States economy might be stabilizing, if not rebounding, even as economic reports in Europe remained gloomy...

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Eminent Persians, a talk by the director of Iranian Studies

with Abbas Milanivia Examiner
Thursday, June 11, 2009

Berkeley Lecture Series, whose “mission is to facilitate dialogue on issues of interest to the Iranian-American community in the Bay Area,” will be holding its next monthly meeting on Sunday, June 14, 2009 at 126 Barrows Hall of UC Berkeley...

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Sociology

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, June 11, 2009

My colleague Bryan Caplan at EconLog on how economics is evolving: I've studied economics for over twenty years...

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Permanent Tax Cuts: The Best Stimulus

with John B. Taylorvia National Center for Policy Analysis
Thursday, June 11, 2009

When it comes to stimulating the economy, what works?...

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The Einstein of compensation

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, June 11, 2009

Congress is thinking of "reining in" executive pay (HT: Drudge Report)...

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Sprinkling of Facts Dramatically Alters Schools Debate

with Education Nextvia Miller-McCune
Thursday, June 11, 2009

Education often sparks rancorous debate, but most Americans argue over school issues without knowledge of even basic facts...

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Why trade matters

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, June 11, 2009

This is a speech I gave at a conference in Utah on globalization and trade...

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Government Caused, Prolonged and Worsened Financial Crisis, Respected Stanford Professor John Taylor Tells CFALA Members

with John B. Taylorvia Business Wire
Thursday, June 11, 2009

The primary causes of the current financial crisis were government actions and interventions, not sub-prime mortgages, misbehavior on Wall Street or any inherent flaw in the U.S. economy, Stanford University Professor John B. Taylor told attendees at the annual meeting of the CFA Society of Los Angeles (CFALA) Wednesday night...