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Can We Stop The Clock? Replacing Seat Time With Mastery

via Hoover Podcasts
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Every student who has ever watched the clock during class knows that seat time does not equal learning.  The impact of COVID on student academic progress makes it more important than ever to refocus on how well students master the learning standards.  The good work of several educators show us how this can be done.

The Hoover Education Success Initiative (HESI) hosts Can We Stop The Clock? Replacing Seat Time With Mastery. on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 1PM PT.

Analysis and Commentary

Interest Rate Survey

by John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Torsten Slok passed on a lovely graph, created from the Philadelphia Fed survey of professional forecasters

 

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Requiem For California’s Governor Recall Election

by Lee Ohanianvia California on Your Mind
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

All the political stars fell into alignment for Gavin Newsom as the state recall proposal failed by about a 2-to-1 margin. Less than two months ago, recall polls were evenly split as Newsom was fighting for his political life. 

Analysis and Commentary

Boosters

by John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist
Monday, September 20, 2021

I was going to write about the FDA's idiotic booster recommendations, and then I found the perfect answer on Marginal Revolution, which I will quote in its entirety for the few readers who don't read MR every day

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A Lost War: A Conversation with Victor Davis Hanson and H. R. McMaster on Afghanistan’s Past, Present, and Future

interview with H. R. McMaster, Victor Davis Hansonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, September 20, 2021

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In this frank, no-holds-barred conversation, General H. R. McMaster and Victor Davis Hanson discuss the United States’ mission in Afghanistan: how it began, how it was conducted, and its ignominious end. 

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David Henderson On The Essential UCLA School Of Economics

interview with David R. Henderson, Russ Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, September 20, 2021

Economist and author David Henderson talks about his book (co-authored with Steve Globerman) The Essential UCLA School of Economics with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Much of the conversation focuses on the work of Armen Alchian and Harold Demsetz, who both saw economics as a powerful tool for understanding human behavior and how the world works.

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Inflation In The Shadow Of Debt

by John H. Cochranevia Project Syndicate
Friday, September 17, 2021

Generally speaking, inflation can be stabilized with little recession if people believe the necessary policy tightening will be seen through, rather than abandoned at the first signs of pain. Unfortunately, US economic authorities have done little to inspire such confidence.

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The Libertarian Podcast: Biden’s Plan To Tax The Rich

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, September 16, 2021

What kind of tax increases are in President Biden’s spending bill and how will the economy respond?

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Federalism At Work: A Governor’s Perspective

via Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Governor Kristi Noem in conversation with Scott Atlas on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 2:00 PM ET.

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Will Increasing Teacher Pay Harm Students?

via Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Momentum is growing for significant increases to teachers‘ salaries. Can we be certain in the post-COVID world that the plan would lead to positive outcomes?

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