Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson discusses the challenges facing the US Navy with AEI’s Jim Talent.
The fourth installment of AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project features Dina Habib Powell of Goldman Sachs, who will discuss the convergence of business and impact in today’s philanthropic landscape.
Puerto Rico’s economic and financial crisis continues to deepen. Our expert panel will discuss the pressing financial, economic, and political issues and recommended actions.
AEI’s John Yoo and a panel of experts discuss his new edited volume “Liberty’s Nemesis: The Unchecked Expansion of the State,” which highlights challenges posed by executive branch–sponsored growth in federal powers and possible reforms to address the growth of the administrative state.
Agricultural policy experts come together to review the performance of the 2014 Farm Bill following the second anniversary of its passage.
Today, President Obama released his fiscal budget for 2017. From Social Security to tuition-free community college, what will it actually mean for the next year in public policy?
The federal government is largely responsible for the outsized role of standardized tests in public schools. Fortunately, signs are evident that a measured course correction is underway.
The 2017 defense budget bets on third offset strategy technological breakthroughs, but the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines worry about the wars of today.
How could anyone not be a great believer in competitive, market-driven capitalism?
Military power is the foundation of America’s foreign policy and America must have robust tools of power to succeed. It will take two things to rebuild America’s armed forces: reform of the Pentagon, and more funding invested in end strength and new inventory.
John Kasich is campaigning in New Hampshire on passing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution. There are two reasons conservatives might lack enthusiasm for this.
North Korea’s totalitarian control system and power structure are the indispensable apparatus supporting the Kim regime’s threats to the world. Join AEI for the release of a new study detailing the inner workings of the DPRK state.
President Obama’s monetary support of the Colombian peace process is a good first step, but sustained political pressure and economic revitalization in post-conflict areas will ultimately be needed to achieve a lasting peace.
It is nice that the Obama Administration has acknowledged our nation’s cybersecurity problem, but its proposed solutions fall far short of what’s needed.
Washington needs to stop waiting and retake the initiative.
Since the Fed announced a ¼ point increase in the Fed funds rate on December 16, 2015, the two year and ten year Treasury notes have dropped 33 basis and 54 basis points respectively. 30-year mortgage rates, which are priced off of it, have declined to 3.72%, the lowest level in 9 months and only marginally above the all-time low of 3.35% set in November 2012.