Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, analyzes the immigration debate with special focus on H1-B visas.
Calomiris points out that Joe Stiglitz, Jonathan Orszag, and Peter Orszag were hired by Fannie Mae to write a paper in 2002 defending the claim that the odds of Fannie Mae ever getting into financial trouble were extremely low. . . .
How well did our leaders handle the financial crisis? . . .
Rupert Murdoch discusses his proclivity to build and oversee a media empire. . . .
What went wrong with the U.S. economy in the 21st century? . . .
Why the former footballer is hoping to run for office in California--as a Republican. . . .
The President should take a page from Francois Mitterand. . . .
Richard Epstein discusses the constitutionality of several hot items on the congressional agenda, including card check...
Douglas Irwin, professor of economics at Dartmouth College, explains and defends free trade.
Discussing today's jobs report and what the nation needs to do to get back to work, with CNBC's John Harwood & Steve Liesman; Robert Reich, former Labor Secretary; Stephen Moore, Wall Street Journal editorial board; Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution and Peter Navarro, University of California-Irvine. . . .
Understanding the Federal Budget and Moving toward Economic Prosperity.
Greece this past weekend saw the worst rioting since the debt crisis began. . . .
"I run an approximately $20 billion dollar money management firm," Clifford Asness explained in a note that he circulated to friends and investors earlier this month...
Reporting on the agreement last week to close the state budget gap here in California, The New York Times adopted a tone of gloom and despair...
The other day a friend of mine, who we'll call Doc, had to cut short a telephone conversation...
President Obama, the press, all the Democrats and a fair number of the Republicans in Congress share the same assumption about health care...
A near quadrupling of the federal deficit in 2009 alone. The nationalization of the Detroit automakers...
The news broke in early September, so technically it wasn’t an “October surprise.” Still, word that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorsed freshman Democratic Rep. Scott Peters instead of his Republican challenger, Carl DeMaio, in California’s 52nd Congressional District in San Diego County raised an eyebrow or two.