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Covering a story about society and culture? Here’s the latest from AEI’s Society and Culture experts.

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The millennial generation has had much lower crime, divorce, and birth rates than previous generations. While partisan issues may explain some of the reason for this, millennials may behave better largely because they are expected to by their parents.

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Education reform is one of America’s most pivotal topics. But after 30 years of school reform with mixed results, are we lacking ideas? Or do we lack ways to effectively communicate those ideas?

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Arthur discusses the most interesting people he’s met in 2014 and what he’s looking forward to from AEI in 2015.

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Any of our jobs can be a “helping profession.” It just requires the right approach.

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Studies suggest that our biology has a significant effect on what we believe. That makes thinking for yourself an even more urgent priority.

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There has to be a moral case for any economic system. The cultural variables that lie behind a happier life are fourfold: faith, family, community and work.

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The American economy is splitting in two. Opportunity is plentiful for the wealthy and well-educated, but it is drying up for the bottom half. What can Washington do? After decades of research and hands-on experience, American Enterprise Institute President Arthur Brooks offers surprising solutions in this AEI Vision Talk.

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The Dalai Lama’s teaching defies freighted ideological labels. His secret to human flourishing is the development of every individual. But he does not advocate an every-man-for-himself economy. He insists that while free enterprise could be a blessing, it is not guaranteed to be so. 

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