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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Fluctuations in Oil Prices, Speculation, and Strategic Reserves

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Tuesday, June 28, 2011

The oil market is presently functioning very well, despite the high price of oil, so there is no good economic case for selling oil from strategic reserves at this time...

Analysis and Commentary

Blago Verdict: Only Broke Motor-Mouths Get Caught

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Tuesday, June 28, 2011

The inevitable has occurred. Former Illinois Governor, Rod Blagojevich, has been convicted for his role in trying to personally benefit from selecting (selling) Barack Obama’s Senate seat...

Analysis and Commentary

Rhee’s Popularity Rises with the Public, but Not with the Powerful

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Michelle Rhee’s public popularity has shifted upward within the District of Columbia, pollsters tell us, but the elites who chair the committee set up by the National Research Council (NRC) of the National Academy of Science to assess Rhee’s chancellorship are holding firm...

Analysis and Commentary

Bachmann Derangement Overdrive

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Over the course of a roughly 50-hour stretch from early Sunday to midday Tuesday, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann managed to achieve the following...

Interviews
Interviews

Economic Growth with Michael Spence: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Michael Spencevia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

What’s behind the amazing emergence of China? Michael Spence responds...

Interviews

Scott Powell on the John Batchelor Show

with Scott S. Powellvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, June 28, 2011

GUESTS: Co-host Larry Kudlow, CNBC and 77 WABC; Peter Demirali; Scott Powell, Hoover Institution; Stephen Moore, WSJ...

Interviews

Herbert Walberg on the RAYMN8R Report

with Herbert J. Walbergvia RAYMN8R Report (Blog Talk Radio)
Tuesday, June 28, 2011

The main topics will be a discussion of several topics in [Walberg's] latest book, Tests, Testing, and Genuine School Reform which provides an examination of testing in public schools...

Interviews

Whalen discusses Obama's mistakes and the President's race

with Bill Whalenvia Top Story with Chris Reed (KOGO)
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
In the News
In the News

America Strikes Out

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

What an aging Derek Jeter tells us about a declining United States...