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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Inarticulate Republicans

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Thomas Sowell Opinion Columns - Inarticulate Republicans

Analysis and Commentary

Unions Take High Culture Hostage

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
 
Analysis and Commentary

The Uncertainty Debate: Now a Hot Research Topic

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Monday, October 7, 2013

The impact of uncertainty—in particular policy uncertainty—is a hot topic of debate in the press and the blogosphere.  So the Dallas Fed decided to hold a conference last week to explore the issue....

Analysis and Commentary

Has the Left Lost Faith in Upward Mobility?

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Monday, October 7, 2013

Rather than accept a future of low-skill, low-wage work for our impoverished young people, education reformers aspire to build their "human capital"--their knowledge, skills, capabilities, talents, habits, character--so that the labor market will one day repay their contributions to society with a wage that far exceeds any minimums.

Analysis and Commentary

The Next Breeding Ground for Global Jihad

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, October 7, 2013

When President Obama declared that Syrian dictator Bashar Assad must "step aside" two years ago, many believed that it was only a matter of time before the U.S. intervened on behalf of the rebels battling the regime. Now that seems increasingly out of the question.

Interviews
Interviews

Lanhee Chen on the John Batchelor Show (31:41)

with Lanhee J. Chenvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, October 7, 2013
Interviews

Bill Whalen on Forum with Michael Krasny (1:56)

via Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)
Monday, October 7, 2013

As the partial federal government shutdown continues, we check in on negotiations in Congress and what will need to happen in the short and long term to get the government working again.

Interviews

Bill Damon on The Bob Zadek Show (6:14)

with William Damonvia The Bob Zadek Show
Sunday, October 6, 2013

Everyone loves rights and no one loves duties. Our founders gave us complete control over our government, yet it was Franklin who famously defined it as “A r

In the News
In the News

California’s New Feudalism Benefits a Few at the Expense of the Multitude

with Hoover Institutionvia Daily Beast
Saturday, October 5, 2013

The Golden State has lots of billionaires but also high poverty and downward mobility, writes Joel Kotkin.