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Analysis and Commentary

Asinine activism

by Henry I. Millervia Washington Times
Sunday, December 30, 2007

Activism can be a good thing...

In the News

The Free Market: A False Idol After All?

with Milton Friedman, David R. Hendersonvia New York Times
Saturday, December 29, 2007

For more than a quarter-century, the dominant idea guiding economic policy in the United States and much of the globe has been that the market is unfailingly wise...

In the News

Criticism Aside, 'FairTax' Boosts Huckabee Campaign

with Alvin Rabushkavia Washington Post
Friday, December 28, 2007

To former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee, supporting a national retail sales tax is more than a policy proposal...

In the News

The Old and New Shapes of Nuclear Danger

with Hoover Institution, William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Nation
Monday, December 24, 2007

"After I became an American citizen, the thing that stands out so clearly in my mind is the Reagan/Gorbachev summit at Reykjavik," California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said recently...

Analysis and Commentary

The Clinton Albatross

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, December 20, 2007

If polls are accurate, Sen. Hillary Clinton’s once-sure bid for the Democratic presidential nomination is now not so sure...

Analysis and Commentary

An 'Imperial' Congress Endangers Pipeline Of Drugs To U.S. Market

by Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Thursday, December 20, 2007

The framers of the U.S. Constitution purposefully distributed the essential business of government among three separate but interdependent branches, intending to ensure that the principal powers — legislative, executive and judicial — were not concentrated in the hands of any single branch...

In the News

Don't Count on a Stimulus Plan

with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, December 20, 2007

With the Federal Reserve struggling to find the right medicine for a sickly economy that may be resistant to traditional remedies, talk of using fiscal stimulus -- spending increases or tax cuts -- is growing louder...

In the News

The Greenspan years

with Milton Friedmanvia Times Online
Wednesday, December 19, 2007

How did a self-described “lifelong libertarian Republican”, son of Jewish immigrants and follower of the controversial 1950s philosopher and author Ayn Rand, become the most powerful force in the American economy for most of the past two decades – including the entire duration of the Clinton administration?

In the News

Impact Is Slight for Early States Using ‘Growth’

with Eric Hanushekvia Education Week
Wednesday, December 19, 2007

"Growth models” are being held out as a better way to hold schools accountable than the method the No Child Left Behind Act uses now...

In the News

The Constitution Doesn’t Need an Extreme Makeover

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Wednesday, December 19, 2007

For the second year in a row, a new book by a constitutional scholar seeks to redo our nation’s founding document...