Under Secretary for Policy at the Department of Transportation Derek Kan outlines the details of the Trump administration’s infrastructure plan. Following his remarks, AEI’s R. Richard Geddes will lead a discussion among infrastructure policy experts to review the main elements of the proposal and the future of US infrastructure policy.
Contrary to the 2018 veterans in politics storyline, the majority of veterans in this primary election are not running as Democrats.
The debate over whether Congress should make an appropriation for the Cost Sharing Reduction payments is tangled up in a discussion over how to properly assess the net federal cost of such an appropriation
S&P Dow Jones Indices, the “de facto scorekeeper of the active versus passive investing debate,” recently released its 2017 report for the U.S. markets. Over the last 15 years, only about 5% of active managers for small-, mid- and large-cap equity funds outperformed their benchmark indexes.
Jerome Powell must stand firm and resist pressure from the White House for the continuation of an inappropriately loose monetary policy stance.
Safety net programs should be doing everything possible to ensure that employment is a priority.
The structural issue of the electronic order matching platform is likely to be the focus of futures market regulation for the foreseeable future.
Congress approved a moratorium on earmarks in 2010 in face of accusations of wasteful spending and transactional politics powerfully invoked by the controversy over the “bridge to nowhere.” Now, congressional reformers are suggesting the absence of earmarks contributes to congressional deadlock. Should earmarks be reintroduced?
The Trump administration has an opportunity to correct a flaw in its predecessor’s approach to higher education accountability.
Alex Brill and Scott Ganz estimate per-capita state-level and county-level non-mortality and total economic burdens of the opioid crisis in 2015.
A new AEI white paper raises hard questions for how we measure school quality and gauge what’s working for students.
AEI’s Michael Rubin discusses Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammad Bin Salman meeting with President Trump and how this meeting will be a test for US – Saudi relations.