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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Back to the Shores of Tripoli?

by Daniel Pipesvia National Review Online
Thursday, March 10, 2011

Recent fighting in Libya prompts a question: Should the Marines be sent anew to the shores of Tripoli...?

Analysis and Commentary

Failings of Left-Wing and Market-Oriented Economists

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Tyler Cowen and co-blogger Arnold Kling have commented on what they see as the main failings of left-wing and market-oriented economists...But here's one failing, that neither Tyler nor Arnold mentions...

Analysis and Commentary

National Democratic Party Supports Attack on the Democratic Process

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

The National Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee, under the tight control of a politically sophisticated White House, is still trying to raise funds by supporting the desertion from legislative duty taking place in Wisconsin and Indiana...

Analysis and Commentary

Bear vs. Lehman

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Was the decision not to rescue Lehman the precipitating cause of the crisis? Or was it the decision months before to rescue the creditors of Bear Stearns via the marriage to JP Morgan Chase...?

Analysis and Commentary

An Analysis of the McKeon Legislation

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

House Armed Services Chairman Buck McKeon lost no time in introducing legislation in response to the President’s Executive Order yesterday. Here is a quick and dirty analysis...

Analysis and Commentary

The Put-Off, Postpone and Procrastinate Generation

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

This therapeutic generation of Americans loves to talk and worry about problems and then assumes that either someone else will solve them or they will go away on their own...

Analysis and Commentary

At 150, Italy gives the lie to the stories we tell the world about Europe

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

There are eight uncomfortable truths that Berlusconi's kingdom reveals about an ancient and modern European project...

Interviews
Interviews

Chuck Blahous on the Brian Thomas Morning Show

with Charles Blahousvia Brian Thomas Morning Show (KRC)
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Cong. Thad McCotter - "Seize Freedom" / Chuck Blahous - "Unfinished Work"...

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on Garrison

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Garrison (WIBC)
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Victor Davis Hanson, from the Hoover Institution, Stanford University and a contributor at Pajama's Media discussed the historical decline of countries in the past through monetary collapse...

Interviews

A Happy Birthday to The Wealth of Nations

with Russell Robertsvia Cato @ Liberty
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Today marks the 235th anniversary of Adam Smith's An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, otherwise known as The Wealth of Nations. I chatted with GMU economics professor Russ Roberts on the book and its enduring impact...

Interviews

Bill Whalen on the John Batchelor Show

with Bill Whalenvia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

GUESTS: Co-hosts Gordon Chang, Forbes.com and Jeff Bliss, The Bliss Index; Sharon LaFrontiere, NYT; Christopher Tan, Straits Times; Bill Whalen, Hoover Institution; Jon Decker, Reuters...

Interviews

Chuck Blahous on Market Wrap

with Charles Blahousvia Market Wrap With Moe Ansari
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Moe discusses retirement planning, muni bonds and interviews Charles Blahous...

Interviews

Bill Evers on LIFE with Dr. Gluss

with Williamson M. Eversvia LIFE w/Dr. Gluss (KFNX)
Friday, February 25, 2011

Williamson M. Evers and Zaid Jilani on Wisconsin: The Hearts and Minds of America...

In the News
In the News

2% of Indonesians have Web connections at home

with Gary S. Becker, George P. Shultzvia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, March 10, 2011
In the News

Recovery Traverses a Mine Field

with Michael Spencevia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, March 10, 2011
In the News

The Work Ethic, RIP

by Russell Muirheadvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, March 10, 2011

As the work ethic goes, so goes our sense of meaning and purpose in the workplace...