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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

How Don Boudreaux Got Hooked on Economics

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, August 4, 2010

This is the story Don told me about how he got hooked on economics. I tell this story whenever I teach the economics of price ceilings, for reasons you'll see shortly...

Analysis and Commentary

New START Treaty could erode Senate's foreign policy role

by Jack Goldsmith, Jeremy Rabkinvia Washington Post
Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Critics of the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) warn that it may endanger the United States' capacity to go forward with missile defense. But the treaty, Senate consideration of which has been pushed back to the fall, raises another concern...

Analysis and Commentary

Health care repeal gaining steam?

by Charles Calomirisvia Arena (Politico)
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Funny that your question does not ask about the merits of the Virginia case. Of course the federal government lacks the authority to mandate that people buy health insurance...

Analysis and Commentary

California's bad chemistry

by Henry I. Millervia Washington Times
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

'Green' initiative will make household products more expensive...

Analysis and Commentary

Billy Jones wants a bigger allowance

by Keith Hennesseyvia Daily Caller (DC)
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Take more money from the rest of the family and give it to Billy now. Unlike every prior allowance increase over the past 18 months, we hope he will save this one...

Interviews
Interviews

American Politics with Michael Barone: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Michael Baronevia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Michael Barone discusses some cultural shifts that have occurred in the U.S. since the 1960s...

Interviews

Book Explores Fixes For California’s Broken Government

with Thad Kousservia KPBS
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Do you think the problems that face California are bigger Democrat versus Republican or left against right? "California Crackup" is a new book that offers some solutions...

Interviews

Stimulus Really Hurting Jobs?

with John B. Taylorvia CNBC
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Debating whether stimulus spending is hurting job growth, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; John Taylor, former Treasury undersecretary and Greg Valliere, Potomac Research Group...

Interviews

The John Batchelor Show

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

GUESTS: Henry Miller, Hoover Institution; Ian Austen, The New York Times; Jimmy Rogers, Rogers Holdings; Dr. David Livingston, TheSpaceShow.net...

In the News
In the News

Hold the Center

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via Huffington Post
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
In the News

The Hazards of Safe-Keeping

with Stewart Bakervia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
In the News

Do Elena Kagan and John Roberts actually agree?

with Edwin Meese IIIvia Politico
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
In the News

Will conventional wisdom hold true?

with Russell Robertsvia Charlotte Observer
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
In the News

Karzai and U.S. Clash Over Corruption

with H. R. McMastervia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, August 3, 2010
In the News

The Best of Brit Lit

with Niall Fergusonvia Daily Beast
Monday, August 2, 2010