At this event, Chancellor George Osborne will explain the coalition government’s approach to economic policy and discuss the UK experience, which is particularly relevant for current US debates over fiscal policy, monetary policy, and tax reform.
It is necessary to be preemptive when facing deflation. Deflation is self-reinforcing, so if you wait to offset it until prices are actually falling, you risk losing control. Central banks in the United States and around the world must end their complacency and respond preemptively to the threat by monitoring inflation rates and undertaking aggressive monetization.
The defense of the US offered by Australia's foreign minister Julie Bishop and others is unsatisfying, and the case for China is reasonable. However, Australians and others should be mindful that China's current importance is probably transient and there are subtle reasons to regard the US as Australia's key partner.
Both Congress and the American people deserve that an issue as important as IMF reform be debated on an accurate set of facts rather than on half-truths about the issue at hand that might suit the administration’s purposes.
The economic and geopolitical interests of the U.S. are far better aligned with Japan's goals than with China's. Now Japan is at an important turning point, and Washington needs to take notice.
World War II has been over for nearly 70 years, at least two full generations. A new, forward-looking generation...
Join us at AEI as the Right Honorable Liam Fox sits down with Marc Thiessen to discuss and debate whether America’s intelligence agencies have infringed on the personal privacy of US citizens.
How can young people succeed in workplaces dominated by curmudgeons who are judging their every move? At this AEI book event, bestselling author and social scientist Charles Murray will offer indispensable advice for navigating the workplace, getting ahead, and living a fulfilling life.