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.
Representative John Delaney (D-MD) presents his American Infrastructure Fund proposal, and a panel of experts discuss.
Introducing alleged currency manipulation retaliation on to the trade agenda would be a grave mistake.
With Washington caught in a dialogue dependency trap, unable to think outside the box and hoping against all experience for an outcome different from last time, expect more evasion and bad faith agreements in the future.
Fed chair Janet Yellen’s speech on inequality is back in the news thanks to yesterday’s rough-and-tumble Congressional hearing.
The States of Change: Demographics and Democracy project offers a preview of how the United States might look in 2060.
AEI’s Andrew Kelly and Tulane University’s Jon Valant discuss their research on parent empowerment and K–12 education reform.
The creation of new islands in the South China Sea playing host to Chinese military forces will create new challenges for military planners in the sea’s littoral states as well as, potentially, in India, Australia, and the United States.
While in need of reform, IBR should and likely will continue to play a larger role in the federal loan repayment process.
Subsidized exporters are flooding Capitol Hill today to lobby for renewal of the Export-Import Bank. Here, I address twelve arguments made by the Ex-Im lobby.
Working on an economic story today? Here’s the latest from AEI experts on today’s economic stories.
Center-right policymakers, pols, and pundits should think afresh about what sort of economic agenda would best promote growth, upward mobility, and economic security in the 21st century.