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AEI’s Andrew P. Kelly, College Board’s Jessica Howell, and Seton Hall University’s Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj host a major research conference that explores college match, featuring eight new studies and analyses.

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Too bad e-cigarettes don’t enjoy the same good will and favorable press coverage that, for better or worse, has been bestowed on marijuana.

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A closer look at Medicare’s origins and early history certainly confirms its primary accomplishments. However, it also suggests how improving necessary care for older Americans might have proceeded differently without producing some of Medicare’s chronic long-term problems that we continue to avoid dealing with today.

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Tomorrow (July 31) marks the date of Milton Friedman’s 103rd birthday, and I’ve assembled 20 of my favorite Friedman quotes to honor and remember the great economist on his birthday.

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Transnational organized crime, in some cases abetted by lawless Latin American regimes, threatens US security. The US needs to expose organized-crime conspirators, rally support for the rule of law, and reinvigorate antidrug cooperation.

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Mathur looks at the two sides of the US labor market today: the traditional labor market that is reflected in official data and the “gig economy” that is emerging through firms such as Uber, Airbnb, and TaskRabbit.

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The White House deserves credit for issuing a new report that focuses on one area of bipartisan cooperation: the reform of occupational-licensing laws that restrict job opportunities and raise prices.

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Limiting the GOP debate to ten candidates based on poll numbers is an effective strategy to ensure the most popular candidates are present.

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Our failure to retaliate against Chinese attacks will send a signal to the world that America can be hacked and attacked with impunity.

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China’s seizure and militarization of islets in the South China Sea poses a direct challenge to America’s post-WWII policy of managing the commons, a policy which accrues commercial and security benefits to all nations, mainland China included.

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What will it take to ensure the long-term stability of Medicare and Medicaid? And how can policymakers improve access and quality of care? AEI health experts weigh in.

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