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Maureen Ohlhausen, an FTC commissioner, outlines a step-by-step approach for putting the principles of regulatory humility into action and identifies high and low watermarks for the FTC’s adherence to this approach.

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A panel of leading experts discuss whether Big Data can replace the federal statistical system, and if not, whether the two can complement each other.

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Here’s today’s assortment of charts, interesting facts, some interesting links about “furniture neutrality,” CEO vs. average worker pay, the minimum wage, some Drug War updates and more.

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Given Japan’s importance to Asia’s future path, the following are some of the top questions every presidential candidate should be asked.

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French economist and academic Thomas Piketty attends a symposium "Les Entretiens du Tresor" at the Bercy Finance Ministry in Paris January 23, 2015. Reuters

Thomas Piketty’s call for wealth redistribution rests on flawed justifications — his notion that the rate of return on capital exceeds economic growth fails to account for risk.

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With King v. Burwell to be argued before the Supreme Court on Wednesday, supporters of the Affordable Care Act are rehearsing the same sketchy arguments about the language and history of the health care law.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) acknowledges applause at the end of his speech to a joint meeting of Congress in the House Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 3, 2015. U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (C) (R-OH) and President pro tempore of the U.S. Senate Orrin Hatch (R-UT) applaud behind Netanyahu.

Obama’s biggest problem is not Israel’s Prime Minister — it is his own willingness to concede every point to skilled Iranian negotiators.

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Dec 27, 2014; Shreveport, LA, USA; TV personality and Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson prior to the game between the South Carolina Gamecocks and the Miami Hurricanes in the 2014 Independence Bowl at Independence Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports

There’s a tendency to take our good fortune for granted and mistake progress as the natural order of things. The reality is that reality always intrudes. And when it does, relearnings are required.

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Given the benefits of increased North American production exemplified by Keystone XL, this issue will loom large in 2016’s presidential campaigns. And there lies Mrs. Clinton’s dilemma.

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Earlier today, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed Congress, expressing criticism towards a proposed nuclear deal with Iran. Afterwards, panelists offered their thoughts on the highly anticipated speech.

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Britain's Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Iain Duncan Smith delivers his keynote speech at the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, central England,October 8, 2012.  Reuters

Iain Duncan Smith, UK Department for Work and Pensions secretary of state, discusses the UK welfare reform effort with Rep. Todd Young (R-IN) and a panel of experts.

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The 1970s measure of economic well being is missing the weak job market and how low inflation is not always a good thing.

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Using actual campus crime data from the University of Minnesota and assuming the White Claim that only 12% of sexual assaults are reported, an analysis shows that only 1 in 38 female UM students was the victim of sexual assault from 2010-2012.

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