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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The God Gap

by Josef Joffevia American Interest
Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Few differences between Europe and the United States have proven as enduring as the “religion gap.” . . .

Analysis and Commentary

The Great Satan Myth

by Abbas Milanivia New Republic
Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Everything you know about U.S. involvement in Iran is wrong. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

CBS Sixty Minutes: Insider Trading in Sports

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Last week, I blasted CBS's show 60 Minutes. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Everyone wants public handout

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Tuesday, December 1, 2009

It is not altogether new that business corporations are besmirched. . . .

In the News
In the News

Insights with Rene Girard: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, December 9, 2009

What is the connection between myth and Christianity? . . .

In the News

Raise the debt ceiling - and reform entitlements

with Niall Fergusonvia Dallas Morning News
Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Some in both parties would just as soon voters not think about the debt, which has hit a whopping $12 trillion. . . .

In the News

Studies Explore Nuances of Principalship

with Eric Hanushekvia Education Week
Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Although principals have long been seen as important to the success of schools, a new set of working papers from some prominent education researchers aims to promote a better understanding of the extent to which school leaders matter and why. . . .

In the News

Book Review: From Poverty to Prosperity

with Thomas Sowell, Charles Calomiris, Douglass C. Northvia Seeking Alpha
Tuesday, December 8, 2009

In an era that pays homage to globalization and the supposedly "flat" world, it's an astonishing thing: Crossing the border from Latin America into the United States. . . .

In the News

From Copenhagen to Congress

with George P. Shultzvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, December 8, 2009

A climate deal needs a strong compliance and verification system. . . .

In the News

Federal aid tied to test scores

with Michael J. Petrillivia Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Sunday, December 6, 2009

Schools must evaluate teachers differently to benefit. . . .

In the News

Uncommon Knowledge

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Boston Globe
Sunday, December 6, 2009

Surprising insights from the social sciences . . . .

In the News

Florida's high-school graduation rate hits a record

with Michael J. Petrillivia Orlando Sentinel
Friday, December 4, 2009

Florida's high-school graduation rate hit 76.3 percent this year, a record high since standardized calculations began a decade ago, the Florida Department of Education announced Friday. . . .