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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Lederman on Secrecy, Nonacknowledgement, and Yemen

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Marty Lederman has a long post picking apart the errors in last week’s AP story on last December’s drone strike in Yemen.  Along the way he carefully parses the covert action statute, and has interesting things to say about the relationship between secrecy

Analysis and Commentary

11-99 Foundation: Buying Protection

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

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Analysis and Commentary

Hurt Iran's Hawks, Not Its People

by Abraham D. Sofaervia New York Times
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
 
Analysis and Commentary

No (Gifted) Child Left Behind

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

A Faustian Bargain On Labeling Genetically Engineered Food

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

By Henry I. Miller and Drew L. Kershen Pseudo-controversy continues to rage over whether foods from plants and animals genetically engineered with the newest molecular techniques should be identified as such.  The battle has been fought in the media, state legislatures, referendum issues, and in federal courts.  Funded and supported by the organic food [...]

Interviews
Interviews

Thomas Sowell on Hannity

with Thomas Sowellvia Hannity (Fox News)
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Interviews

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part I)

with Edward Paul Lazearvia FOX Business
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear on the economy and his expectations for 2014.

Interviews

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part II)

with Edward Paul Lazearvia FOX Business
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear weighs in on the minimum-wage debate and the job-skills problem.

Interviews

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part III)

with Edward Paul Lazearvia FOX Business
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear discusses stimulus policy and his outlook for a Fed taper.

Interviews

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part IV)

with Edward Paul Lazearvia FOX Business
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mendon Capital Advisors president Anton Schutz and Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear on JPMorgan and the bank environment.

Interviews

Stephen Haber on the John Batchelor Show (19:31)

with Stephen Habervia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Larry Kudlow, The Kudlow Report, CNBC; and Cumulus Media radio.  Stephen Moore, chief economist, Heritage Foundation. Stephen Haber, Hoover. Dennis Berman, WSJ.

Interviews

Fouad Ajami on the John Batchelor Show (31:21)

with Fouad Ajamivia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

James Taranto, Wall Street Journal. Jed Babbin, American Spectator. Ian Austen, NYT. Fouad Ajami, Hoover. 

In the News
In the News

The Affordable Care Act’s Multiple Taxes

with Daniel P. Kesslervia Economix (New York Times)
Tuesday, February 25, 2014