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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Bush Did It! Bush Didn’t Do It!

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

President Obama remains haunted by the specter of President Bush...

Analysis and Commentary

It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, June 7, 2011

The best of times in the Middle East...The worst of times in the Middle East...

Analysis and Commentary

Eichengreen on the dollar

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Tuesday, June 7, 2011

This week’s EconTalk is Barry Eichengreen talking about the dollar...For me, the most interesting part of the conversation was a discussion of China’s alleged currency manipulation to keep their exports high...

Analysis and Commentary

American Exceptionalism

by Kiron K. Skinnervia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Recently, [the American Creed] has emerged once again as Republicans, Libertarians, and conservatives more generally seek to distinguish themselves from the current White House leadership...

Analysis and Commentary

GTMO Habeas Numbers Update

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, June 7, 2011

There’s been quite a bit of activity in the Guantanamo habeas courtrooms since Larkin last posted these statistics in mid-April...

Analysis and Commentary

Ethanol Subsidies: Dumping Corn In The Ocean Would Be A Better Idea

by Henry I. Miller, Colin A. Cartervia Forbes.com
Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) introduced the Ethanol Subsidy and Tariff Repeal Act to repeal the tariff on ethanol imports and eliminate the $6-billion-a-year tax break that subsidizes the corn ethanol industry. It’s long overdue...

In the News
In the News

Ajami Wins Breindel Award

with Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
In the News

The German Example

with Eric Hanushekvia New York Times
Tuesday, June 7, 2011