Join us at AEI for a conversation with 43rd Governor of Florida Jeb Bush and a panel of experts on education savings accounts, educational opportunity, and the future of new and innovative forms of learning in and outside American schools.
What are the implications of the Trump administration’s move to investigate China for unfair trade practices, especially in high-tech industries?
While we may indeed be entering a new phase of the charter school debate – one where charters have lost much of their luster – prudence suggests awaiting further confirmation before concluding we’ve just witnessed a sudden about-face in a two-decade trend.
Preserving American secrets is important, and oaths sworn as part of the security clearance process should mean something. Neither partisan affiliation nor rank should be a factor in adjudicating violations.
President Trump’s unwavering objective should be to stop the birth of two new nuclear-weapons states. If he fails, we are all at risk.
As I wrestle to understand the meaning of Charlottesville, I have turned my attention to history: I’m reminded that while the roadmap to freedom is painted by nasty and brutish brushstrokes, our national uniqueness arises from our founding privilege to move toward a more perfect Union.
A careful re-reading of an old paper raises the question: Will making all providers of internet service common carriers actually “save the internet,” as net neutrality proponents claim?
Ten years ago America was in an era of ‘energy scarcity’ with great concern about running out of oil (‘peak oil’). Thanks to the Shale Revolution, we’re now we’re in a new era of ‘energy abundance’ with an energy expert describing the Permian Basin oil field in West Texas as an inexhaustible, permanent, and near infinite resource.
The United States, Canada, and Mexico recently finished their first round of NAFTA discussions, with negotiations to continue in the next few months. Experts discuss approaches to these negotiations, as well as the accompanying costs and benefits.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s moves to scrutinize past third-party payments in settlement agreements should be applauded.
Japan offers an example of a society that is willing to be less engaged with the world by maintaining certain socioeconomic barriers, thereby trading some growth for physical security and economic and social stability at home.