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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

From Baghdad to Tripoli

by Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, August 31, 2011

In stark contrast to the challenges faced by Iraq, fair winds attend the Libyan venture...

Analysis and Commentary

The Microeconomics of the Broken Window Fallacy

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Tuesday, August 30, 2011

The usual point is that the money has to come from somewhere–we see the repaired window but ignore the things that don’t get built or bought. But I think a better way to tell the story is to point out that the RESOURCES have to come from somewhere...

Analysis and Commentary

In California: Is the Ballot Stronger than a Political Bullet?

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, August 30, 2011

To understand California politics these days, one needs a refresher course in trench warfare circa a century ago...Not entirely unlike like the California of 2011, where political stalemate reigns supreme...

Interviews
Interviews

Stanford experts: how 9/11 has changed the world

interview with John B. Taylor, Amy Zegartvia Stanford Report
Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Never-ending war? A new "greatest generation?" A professor whose 3-year-old son is on the government's watchlist? Six Stanford experts talk about the world since that terrible day a decade ago.

Interviews

Michael Spence on the John Batchelor Show

with Michael Spencevia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, August 30, 2011

GUESTS: John Fund, WSJ; Steve Moore, WSJ; Steven Greenhouse, NYT; Michael Spence, NYU...

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