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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

When administrations implode

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

In almost every presidency there comes a moment when sheer chaos takes hold, whether self-induced or as a result of an outside crisis...

Analysis and Commentary

Yes, the Health Law Worsens the Deficit

by Charles Blahousvia e21, Economic Policies for the 21st Century
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

A balanced analysis of the 2010 health care law must conclude that it will add substantially to federal deficits in the years ahead...

Analysis and Commentary

Decimating Cabinet Agencies: A Generic Template

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Decimating cabinet agencies is a multistage process...

Analysis and Commentary

Why Romney Has a Real Chance

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

The odds of defeating an incumbent president should be slim but they are in fact at least 50/50...

Analysis and Commentary

Would Posner and Weyl Ban Gambing--and Tennis?

by David R. Hendersonvia Library of Economics and Liberty
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Robin Hanson reports on a popular article based on a paper by law and economics professors Eric Posner and Glen Weyl in which they advocate a kind of Food and Drug Administration for financial instruments...

Analysis and Commentary

The Dirt On Earth Day

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

By limiting citizens’ and businesses’ ability to engage in voluntary transactions, irrational practices born of eco-fundamentalism undermine the health of civilized society and of democracy...

Interviews
Interviews

Worst Recovery in History

with Edward Paul Lazearvia CNBC.com
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisors chairman, says the current economy continues to struggle...

In the News
In the News

Earth Day, the Free Market Way

by Henry I. Millervia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, April 19, 2012

Environmentalism today rejects science and technology, ensuring abject misery for the poorest on our planet...