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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Euro Crisis: Doubting the 'Domino' Effect

by Edward Paul Lazearvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, October 31, 2011

Preventing a Greek default will not reverse the lackluster growth that has plagued the other vulnerable countries for many years now...

Analysis and Commentary

Views of EdNext Readers In Line With Those of General Public (except on Teachers Unions)

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Monday, October 31, 2011

Ed Next readers—or at least those who participate in our polls—are not all that different from the public at large, except that they seem to know more about the issues and are thus more inclined to take a position on them...

Analysis and Commentary

Colonel Gaddafi's Lesson for Dictators

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Sunday, October 30, 2011

Joseph Stalin wrote the playbook for dictators...

Analysis and Commentary

Keeping Luck Out of the Presidential Equation

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Sunday, October 30, 2011

Another Sunday in the National Football League brings a familiar result...

Analysis and Commentary

Leading Like 1939

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Saturday, October 29, 2011

Even for an Administration that takes an awful lot of unearned credit, yesterday’s op-ed by Obama National Security Advisor was amazing...

Analysis and Commentary

My Reponse to “Norwegian Shooter”

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Saturday, October 29, 2011

Mark Erickson, who blogs under the most-unfortunate handle Norwegian Shooter, recently published some correspondence with me concerning his claim that the reported OLC memo reflects Lord Acton-style corruption on the part of its authors...

Analysis and Commentary

Michelle Obama and ‘the Few at the Top’

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Saturday, October 29, 2011

It was wise late in the 2008 campaign to suggest that Michelle Obama cool it and retrench a bit...

Analysis and Commentary

Liberal Indulgences

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Friday, October 28, 2011

Recently I saw some TV clips from MSNBC and CNN, one critiquing Herman Cain, the other an interview with Michael Moore...

Interviews
Interviews

“Buy American” is Nonsense

with David R. Hendersonvia FOX Business
Friday, October 28, 2011

Economist David Henderson argues that we should buy the cheapest goods available to free up capital for further spending...

In the News
In the News

Avent on Cities, Urban Regulations, and Growth

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, October 31, 2011
In the News

Political Culture with Thomas Sowell: Chapter 1 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Thomas Sowellvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, October 31, 2011
In the News

Saudi Arabia Faces A Changing Middle East

by Joshua Teitelbaumvia Middle East Review of International Affairs (MERIA)
Wednesday, October 26, 2011

The calls for democracy during the “Arab Spring” presented the Saudi Arabian regime with serious challenges...