Join AEI and Arizona State University for a public event on education and the future of work, featuring a keynote conversation with Gov. Doug Ducey and Arizona State University President Michael Crow and panels of experts, practitioners, and policymakers.
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, AEI’s Naomi Schaefer Riley, and a panel of experts on foster care, adoption, and family law will discuss how to reform the fostering and adoption systems.
There was another victory this week for advancing gender equality in California — the city of San Diego was succesfuly challenged for its illegal practice of hosting a girls-only empowment camp.
Hopefully, Powell will soon find the right path for an appropriate degree of monetary-policy tightening.
Some very thoughtful commentary from writer and lawyer Ephrat Livni writing in Quartz about the subconscious sexism of today’s feminist movement.
A lot of Americans didn’t know whether they would end up winners or losers under the GOP tax bill. Now, millions are starting to discover that they are winners. And the bill will become even more popular as more people learn the good news.
While these are primarily local issues, that doesn’t mean Washington can’t play a role, as my recent podcast with deregulation expert David Schleicher can attest.
Andrew Sullivan provides some great commentary on recent research that found evidence of a global ‘educational-gender-equality paradox’ — the more gender equality in a country, the fewer women choose STEM degrees and careers.
A nuclear-armed Gulf would be a dangerous development in a part of the world that is infamous for illicit transfers of financial and other resources. The US should not give MbS a pass if Riyadh doesn’t want to play by the rules.
I’ve been a big fan of ending the regulatory back-and-forth through bipartisan legislation, but there is another way to make the ridiculously controversial issue less relevant: increased competition.
Past experience should be informing the Fed that once lost, the credibility it has earned by its ability to control inflation will not be easy to restore.
I have deep reservations about this theory, as does Ben Thompson, author of the must-read tech newsletter Stratechery. And the utter lack of pushback against this theory in media and by wonkactivists is really something.