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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Hayworth the Hatter?

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Monday, September 20, 2010

According to The Hill newspaper, the former Arizona congressman and also-ran in this year’s Senate primary is soon to be announced as the national spokesman for the nation’s hottest political movement...

Analysis and Commentary

Islam's Encounters With America

by Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal
Monday, September 20, 2010

A survey by Elaph, the most respected electronic daily in the Arab world, saw 58% object to the building of the WTC mosque...

Analysis and Commentary

Obamacare: The sequel

by Scott W. Atlasvia Washington Times
Monday, September 20, 2010

President might use diktats to up the ante...

Analysis and Commentary

Decline Is in the Mind

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Saturday, September 18, 2010

Juxtapose pictures of Frankfurt and Liverpool in 1945, and then again in 2010 (or for that matter Hiroshima and Detroit). Something seems awry. Perhaps one can see, even in these superficial images, that something other than military defeat more often erodes societies...

Analysis and Commentary

Caplan On Immigration

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Saturday, September 18, 2010

I would say that Bryan Caplan hit a home run with his recent lecture on immigration, but that would be an understatement. Bryan was the Mr. October of economists...

US Capitol
Analysis and Commentary

Rising Poverty and the Social Safety Net: A Matter of Political Will

by Jeffrey M. Jonesvia Room for Debate (New York Times)
Friday, September 17, 2010

What can government do to help the growing number of poor people in the United States...?

Analysis and Commentary

Constitution Day: An Annual Checkup

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Friday, September 17, 2010

Today we celebrate Constitution Day, the 223rd birthday of our founding document. An annual check-up shows that while it is still the longest-lasting constitution in the world, certain provisions are under attack and vulnerable...

Analysis and Commentary

Hear Me Roar

by Mary Eberstadtvia Claremont Institute
Friday, September 17, 2010

A review of When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present, by Gail Collins...

Interviews
Interviews

Richard Epstein on Regulation

by Russell Roberts with Richard A. Epsteinvia EconTalk
Monday, September 20, 2010

Richard Epstein of New York University and Stanford University's Hoover Institution talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the current state of the economy, particularly the regulatory climate...

Interviews

How to Fix the Economy: An Expert Panel

with Charles Calomirisvia Business Week
Monday, September 20, 2010

Tom Keene talks with Bob Shiller, Peter Orszag, and other leading economists on how to "get out of this mess..."

Interviews

Harvard's Barro Interview on Tax Cuts

with Robert J. Barrovia Bloomberg
Friday, September 17, 2010

Robert Barro, an economics professor at Harvard University, talks about the outlook for extending the tax cuts enacted under President George W. Bush...

In the News
In the News

Now, at last, we can root out bad teachers

with Eric Hanushekvia Guardian (UK)
Monday, September 20, 2010
In the News

U.S. Shifts Afghan Graft Plan

with H. R. McMastervia Wall Street Journal
Monday, September 20, 2010
In the News

Boxer again vows to work for military issues

with Thad Kousservia Los Angeles Times
Saturday, September 18, 2010
In the News

Reforming our primary system?

with David Brady, Douglas Riversvia Ricochet
Friday, September 17, 2010
In the News

Tea party tidal wave?

with Morris P. Fiorinavia Minority of One (Chicago Tribune)
Friday, September 17, 2010
In the News

Holy legal hand grenades! Comic book creators say California game law could clobber all media

with Michael McConnellvia Company Town (Los Angeles Times)
Friday, September 17, 2010
In the News

As TARP Fades, a Look at Its Flaws and Its Success

with John B. Taylorvia DealBook (New York Times)
Friday, September 17, 2010