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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Use and Abuse of Reagan

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, January 17, 2008

Ronald Reagan's presidency was a great success...

Analysis and Commentary

Living History

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, January 17, 2008

The Clinton team was supposed to be known for sticking to the year-long make-over script, especially after the disastrous sound bite (“suspension of disbelief”), but lately the senator has gone wild...

Analysis and Commentary

There are great national anthems - now we need an international one

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, January 17, 2008

Placido Domingo was supposed to stand up in Madrid next Monday and sing some proposed new words for the Spanish national anthem...

In the News
In the News

The Education of Ben Bernanke

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Times Magazine
Sunday, January 20, 2008

Ben Bernanke’s first exposure to monetary policy was reading the works of Milton Friedman, the Nobel laureate...

In the News

The Property Rights Movement and Intellectual Property

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Regulation (Cato Institute)
Thursday, January 17, 2008

The fall issue of Regulation contains a provocative attempt by University of California, Berkeley law professor Peter Menell to discredit what he calls the property rights movement (prm) for its supposed “absolutist” stance on intellectual property (“Intellectual Property and the Property Rights Movement”)...

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Peter Robinson, Dean Barnett, Tagg Romney

with Peter M. Robinsonvia Hugh Hewitt Show
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Hugh talks politics with Fredhead, Peter Robinson, New York Times guest columnist, Dean Barnett, and elder son of Mitt Romney, Tagg Romney...

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Not stagnant

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Here is Harold Meyerson in the Washington Post, singing the same old false song (HT: Co-host Don Boudreaux)...

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Bernanke: A Wise Man at the Fed

with Milton Friedmanvia Conde Nast Portfolio
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Portfolio contributing editor Roger Lowenstein has an excellent profile of Ben Bernanke in the NYT this weekend; it hit the web today...

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School Choice Isn’t Enough

with Terry M. Moe, Eric Hanushek, Chester E. Finn Jr., Diane Ravitch, Caroline M. Hoxbyvia City Journal
Monday, January 14, 2008

I began writing about school choice in City Journal more than a decade ago....

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Nobel winner ushers in new center at ASU

with Douglass C. Northvia Arizona State University News
Monday, January 14, 2008

With the opening of The Center for the Study of Institutional Diversity, ASU’s School of Human Evolution & Social Change has added another dimension of cross-disciplinary collaboration to the New American University...