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.
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.
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.
Representative John Delaney (D-MD) presents his American Infrastructure Fund proposal, and a panel of experts discuss.
Representative Greg Walden (R-OR), chairman of the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, discusses the implications of the FCC’s net neutrality vote.
As a martyr and a symbol, in his death Boris Nemtsov will continue to be the same unbowed, unflinching presence and testament to liberty as he was in life.
With the full impact of harsh caps on defense spending set to resume next year, Congress has an important opportunity to analyze the merits of the president’s proposed increase and exceed it as necessary to target additional funds towards addressing the military’s readiness crisis. Here’s how policymakers could spend additional funds — up to and beyond the president’s request of $534 billion.
French economist Frederic Bastist observed various forms of “legal plunder” in the mid-1800s. Today we call it “crony capitalism” and still see it everywhere in the form of farm subsidies, the Export-Import bank, the minimum wage law, tariffs and quotas on foreign sugar, green energy subsidies, ethanol mandates, the list goes on…..
Narendra Modi’s first full federal budget didn’t go nearly as far as many had hoped.
It may be the supply-side of the economy that is the big problem for U.S. growth.
If it is more than a slogan, the new economic normal can help the Chinese economy escape the middle-income trap. But the hard reforms must start now.
Speaking at this year’s CPAC, Senior Fellow John Bolton said he believes there are currently terrorists in the U.S., and that more may be on the way. In addition, he said that ignoring the war against terrorists will not make it go away.
Our current inflation rate is impacting our GDP, unemployment rate, and overall economy. Also, recent updates to net neutrality are analyzed.
This week, the Federal Communications Commission voted to regulate the Internet. What’s next? We’ve gathered the latest thoughts from AEI experts on the FCC decision and what it means for the future.
The debate over funding for the Department of Homeland Security continues, and whether a solution will have come forward before the Feb. 27th deadline still remains uncertain. Simultaneously, disagreements between House and Senate Republicans is causing GOP friction.