Jonathan Last’s recent book gives an incisive analysis of the plummeting U.S. birth rate's key economic effects.
The great economist turned political science on its head. But a new book says Olson was off base.
Akhil Reed Amar seeks to establish a new approach to jurisprudence.
Nobel Prize–winning economist Ronald Coase and Professor Ning Wang on the transformation of the Chinese economy.
A new book offers an instructive lesson on the unhappy surprises caused by the government’s attempts to manipulate the housing market.
Several states are considering legalizing marijuana. Here are some things you should know.
Corruption threatens freedom and economic growth around the world.
Vivek Wadhwa on the immigrant exodus that threatens the United States.
Are there limits to markets?
Edward Conard argues that in the wake of the commercialization of the Internet, the structure of our unrealized investment opportunities has changed dramatically.
What a difference a century makes in the portrayal of country folk.
Liberals, economic illiteracy, and The Tyranny of Clichés.
Jim Manzi’s new book is a powerful indictment of political central planning.
We have much to fear from our dysfunctional regime of higher education.
Conservatives understand their ideological opposite numbers far better than do liberals.
Robert Cooter explains how law can end the poverty of nations.
In order to have the rule of law, a society must have cultural institutions that promote rules and norms that cannot be overturned by autocrats.
Progressive pundits are befuddled, time and again, by the resilience of Americans’ faith in free enterprise. Consider Thomas Frank.
Ben Casnocha discusses the end of the labor mentality and how short-term risk can yield explosive rewards.
A surprise best seller raises interesting questions about intellectual property in the digital age.