Jack P. Shonkoff, director of the Center of the Developing Child at Harvard University, and AEI’s Robert Doar and Katharine Stevens discuss the science of early learning and how it can be harnessed to improve opportunity for disadvantaged children.
The fight against the Islamic State will be long. There is no magic formula or short-cut.
Trying to turn back the clock and recreate the imagined stable utopia of decades past is a recipe for stasis and stagnation.
Ensuring that children have the opportunity to do better than their parents is an important goal. A recent intergenerational economic mobility study sheds light on how we can achieve it.
There were thousands of college commencement speeches for the Class of 2015. But there was one missing — a very truthful, funny and witty speech by George Will that graduates should’ve heard, but didn’t.
A plan is needed to stabilize Greece’s economy and financial system.
Shady deals between Ollanta Humala and Venezuela have caused outrage against the already unpopular Peruvian president.
The weeks leading up to the June 30 deadline for Iran’s negotiations with the P5+1 have been—and will continue to be—a flurry of leaks, accusations, and counter-accusation.
Debate sparks after reports reveal President Obama once referred to himself as the closest thing to a Jewish U.S. President. A discussion of recent U.S. relations with Israel examines if there is any truth in that claim.
Why is blackmail illegal asks Charles Murray? In addition to being a legitimate economic activity, blackmail has beneficial effects, litanies to the contrary notwithstanding, says economist Walter Block.
AEI’s success in educating lawmakers who are enacting real acquisition reform echoes the Institute’s leading role in other areas of defense reform, such as military compensation, base closures, and rightsizing the defense civilian workforce.