A comprehensive book by Hoover senior fellow Alvin Rabushka shows how newborn America found its financial footing.
Paul Ryan is a straight shooter, and health care is his target. An interview with Peter Robinson.
America’s founders paid off the states’ debts once—but only once. That wise example could benefit Europe today. By Thomas J. Sargent.
Whether racing to the top or sinking in debt (or both), some governors are taking the school-reform baton back from Washington. By Chester E. Finn Jr.
Clarity of purpose is only half of a winning political strategy. The other half involves a clear understanding of the possible. By Peter Berkowitz.
The Obama budget represents the biggest gamble in our entire fiscal history. By Michael J. Boskin.
Revisiting the founding father to whom a national debt, properly funded, represented “a national blessing.” By Michael W. McConnell.
Will China end its partnership with a weakened America and strut alone across the world stage? By Niall Ferguson.