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Even Money

by J.D. Fostervia Policy Review
Thursday, June 1, 1995

A Friendly Critique of the Flat Tax.
SIDEBAR: Taking on the Mortgage-Interest Deduction.

A Farmer's Scarlet Letter

by Blake Hurstvia Policy Review
Saturday, April 1, 1995

Four Generations of Middle-Class Welfare Is Enough


Fix the U.S. Budget! Urgings of an "Abominable No-Man"

by James C. Miller IIIvia Hoover Institution Press
Friday, April 1, 1994

Fix the U.S. Budget! is a firsthand account of the crucial and extraordinary events surrounding the federal budget during the 1980s. Miller's memoir is an original contribution to our understanding of the evolution and significance of events, and he provides firm and persuasive recommendations for fixing the U.S. budget.


Issues In Contemporary Retirement

by Rita Ricardo-Campbell, Edward Paul Lazearvia Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, June 1, 1988

Book by Ricardo-Campbell, Rita, Lazear, Edward


Welfare: The Political Economy of Welfare Reform in the United States

by Martin Andersonvia Hoover Institution Press
Sunday, January 1, 1978

Welfare is a seminal work providing unusual insights into how national policy decisions are made and is a major contribution to the literature of political economy. Readable and straightforward, Welfare tells the story of what welfare reform is really all about—and what is at stake for our society.

Social Security

Social Security: Promise and Reality

by Rita Ricardo-Campbellvia Hoover Institution Press
Friday, July 1, 1977

In this book Rita Ricardo Campbell translates the arcane intricacies of Social Security into terms intelligible to lay readers. She thereby fills the long-standing need for a lucid, up-to-date, authoritative guide to the system.

John B. Taylor

Monetary Policy and Systemic Risk Regulation

featuring John B. Taylorvia Defining Ideas
Thursday, July 9, 2009

Granting the Fed new regulatory power will negatively affect its independence


Economic Policy Working Group

The Working Group on Economic Policy brings together experts on economic and financial policy to study key developments in the U.S. and global economies, examine their interactions, and develop specific policy proposals.

Milton and Rose Friedman: An Uncommon Couple