Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) will unveil their new carbon tax proposal, and panelists will debate the implications of such a proposal.
Join AEI as the Right Honorable Liam Fox MP, UK’s Secretary of State for International Trade, speaks on the future of the UK trade policy.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently announced plans to create a hyperloop train system to transport passengers from New York City to Washington, D.C. in less than 29 minutes. While great in theory, the technological innovations and extensive regulations involved make it unlikely that the hyperloop will exist in the near future.
Sean Spicer’s resignation from his White House Press Secretary position is not surprising to experts given the debasing nature of the job under President Trump.
Young men are spending less time working and more time playing video games. Are Overwatch and The Legend of Zelda about to ruin the American economy?
Erdogan has long made the changing of Turkey’s symbols a goal. The latest symbolic watershed involves the military, and it shows how Erdogan has continued to transform the country in the year since he seized upon the abortive coup to effectively rule by decree.
The PiS government is dismantling the basic constitutional mechanisms that keep government power in check. If it succeeds, the outcome will be nothing short of a tragedy — for conservatives and everyone who values freedom and limited government.
President Trump is shooting for a 3 percent economic growth through the latest tax reforms. Some experts suggest that these reforms are steps in the right direction, but other factors such as increased labor immigration and investment in innovation are needed to reach the target growth.
Gauged by its presidents, India appears less like an outward looking power increasingly engaged with the world, and more like a fractious democracy where political calculations based on identity take precedence over everything else.
The size and costs of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program are spiraling out of control. Policymakers should reform the program now.
The French has adopted an electoral system similar to the US. They would do well to keep in mind that the electoral system that made an Obama presidency possible is the same one that gave the United States Donald Trump.
The country ought to pick the best person for the job, not just the most convenient politician.