Join us for a discussion on government’s proper role in medical innovation and its funding.
What is a sensible model for regulating electronic cigarettes, nicotine-containing products that are far safer than conventional cigarettes?
What does Ronald Reagan’s brand of conservatism mean for the Republican Party today? Join AEI for a discussion of Reagan’s ideological foundations and the future of the GOP.
Flourishing communities are rooted in the American experience. A city that focuses on reducing the barriers to people getting ahead is primed for both economic and social success.
More must be done soon to ensure that the Iraqi leadership understands, as the Lebanese government does not, that the continued existence of Iranian proxy forces within and working alongside its military is incompatible with long-term assistance from the United States.
A new report from a team of six researchers at the University of Washington found that the minimum wage increase to $13 an hour in Seattle had negative effects hours worked, earnings, and jobs last year. With another increase in Seattle’s minimum wage to $15 on January 1 of this year, other cities around the country may want to proceed with great caution before following Seattle’s risky experiement.
The Senate’s Medicaid reforms are not perfect — but they are an important step toward making the American health-care system affordable for taxpayers.
Senator Marco Rubio headlines an event at 3:45pm today at AEI on the occasion of the release of a new report by AEI’s Working Group on Transnational Organized Crime, led by AEI scholar Roger Noriega.
Transnational organized crime in the Western Hemisphere is a persistent threat to the security and prosperity of the United States and its neighbors. The US government should target its enforcement efforts to better confront the threat.
There is no Thucydides Trap. War is not inevitable. The leaders of states, influenced by their citizens, make concrete policy decisions that can bring states closer to war or avoid it.
Across America, the price of college ranges from $4,178 in Wyoming to $15,062 in Vermont—more than a threefold difference.
The national housing market for purchase transactions remained strong. Demand for 2017:Q1 was up 13% from the prior year, driven by cash sales (up 16%) and institutional financed sales (16%).
In this AEI Events Podcast, AEI’s Gerard Robinson hosts Senate Committee on the Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA), who addresses the bipartisan Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015 he cosponsored with Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and several other lawmakers.
Despite President Donald Trump’s lofty promises to rebuild America’s military, his proposed defense budget falls flat. AEI defense expert Mackenzie Eaglen is available to comment on her findings.