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Analysis and Commentary

Ease up on consumers at Christmas

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, December 17, 2007

You all may recall that after 9/11 Osama bin Laden explained his orchestration of the terrorist attacks that murdered some 3,000 innocent human beings in part as payback for America's materialism...

In the News

Are All Deaths Suicides?

with Gary S. Beckervia New York Times
Monday, December 17, 2007

What does it mean to use “the economic approach” to thinking about the world?

In the News

Gifts That Promote Ideas

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Barron's Online
Monday, December 17, 2007

If it's the thought that counts most, what better gifts this holiday season than books that provoke thought?

In the News

Political and Natural Landscapes

by Victor Davis Hanson with Peter M. Robinsonvia Works and Days
Monday, December 17, 2007

Actually I have no deep thoughts on the subject, since the argument that it is entirely human-induced doesn’t seem proven...

In the News

Naivete

by Russ Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, December 17, 2007

Paul Krugman thinks that Obama's naive in thinking that he can change the country by being more congenial...

In the News

Team Rudy

with Michael J. Boskin, Milton Friedman, John Raisian, Charles Hill, Martin Andersonvia National Review
Monday, December 17, 2007

As Bill Simon Jr. prepared to run for governor of California, he sought the advice of his old boss, Rudy Giuliani...

Analysis and Commentary

Climatic Engineering

by Lowell Woodvia National Interest Online
Monday, December 17, 2007

The politics of global warming is heating up...

In the News

For Republicans, Falling in Love Is Hard to Do

with Peter M. Robinsonvia New York Times
Sunday, December 16, 2007

Here's another way Republican voters tend to be different from Democratic voters: They like — no, love — their presidential candidates...

Analysis and Commentary

Performance- pay anxiety: Teachers unions may actually do a kind deed for Florida schools

by Liam Julianvia Orlando Sentinel
Sunday, December 16, 2007

Was it an ancient Chinese proverb that first noted the peril of trusting teachers unions?

In the News

How to Combine Income and Life Expectancy into an Index of Well-being

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Saturday, December 15, 2007

Modern national income accounts developed about 75 years...

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