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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Romney Fights Back

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

He has no intention of running a model, but losing, campaign...

Analysis and Commentary

International Benchmarking of Student Achievement

by Eric Hanushekvia Education Next
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

This is something we should support because it would provide new and important information to both states and localities. This new information would also provide added impetus to the imperative to improve our schools...

Analysis and Commentary

Pooling Risks

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

John Goodman posted yesterday on another post by law professor Jill Horwitz and economics professor Helen Levy...what I note is that their criticism repeats two common misunderstandings about insurance...

Analysis and Commentary

Supreme Court right to strike down HUD rule

by James Huffmanvia Daily Caller (DC)
Monday, June 4, 2012

The controversial regulation went well beyond the statute it was based on...

Interviews
Interviews

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

with Peter Berkowitzvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Guests: Co-Host Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Sudeep Reddy, WSJ; John Fund, American Spectator; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover...

Interviews

Outlook for California Cigarette Tax Measure

with Tammy Frisbyvia Bottom Line (Bloomberg Television)
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Tammy Frisby, professor at Stanford University, talks about California's cigarette-tax measure known as Proposition 29...

Interviews

Teacher Unions Image Problem

with Paul E. Petersonvia Wall Street Journal TV
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Harvard government professor Paul Peterson on a new poll that shows the public is turning against teacher unions...

Interviews

Fixing the weak U.S. economy requires more long-term policy

with John B. Taylorvia Marketplace (American Public Media)
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Unemployment has ticked up again. Manufacturing is slowing again. And Europe, well, again...Today, Stanford economist John Taylor, formerly with the Bush administration...

In the News
In the News

Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy on Uncommon Knowledge

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

This week on Uncommon Knowledge Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy discuss their new book The Presidents’ Club: Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Fraternity...

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In the News

Jumpstart the Economy!

by John B. Taylorvia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Return to first principles: limited government, markets, incentives, rule of law, and predictability.

In the News

Restoring the Constitution

by James W. Ceaservia Claremont Institute
Tuesday, May 22, 2012

If the Constitution is being offered as the solution, it is necessary to specify what the problem is and how a revival of constitutionalism would help to fix it...