Join AEI’s Rachel M. McCleary and Robert J. Barro as they explore the interaction between economic growth and religion in their new book, “The Wealth of Religions: The Political Economy of Believing and Belonging” (Princeton University Press, 2019).
Please join AEI’s Naomi Schaefer Riley as she leads a panel of experts to discuss how states can better retain and recruit foster parents.
Please join AEI to celebrate the release of Colin Dueck’s new book, “Age of Iron: On Conservative Nationalism” (Oxford University Press, 2019), and a discussion on the direction of US foreign policy.
Join us at AEI for a discussion with Sens. Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), who will discuss their recent paid leave proposal.
Join AEI as Nolan McCarty discusses his new book, “Polarization: What Everyone Needs to Know” (Oxford University Press, 2019), which argues that the 2016 election was the outgrowth of 40 years of polarizing party politics.
Join AEI for a discussion of bipartisan policies that address our national health care spending issues and offer options for future reform.
Is “deeper learning” a realistic goal for every classroom? Join AEI as a panel of experts discuss “In Search of Deeper Learning: The Quest to Remake the American High School” (Harvard University Press, 2019) by Jal Mehta and Sarah Fine.
Adopting reasonable measures like regulating advertising or raising taxes on e-cigarettes to stop kids from vaping is prudent. But a blanket ban o flavored e-cigarettes is an overreaction that will do more harm than good.
After an attack on two key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, the US is facing pressure to confront Iran when world leaders meet at the United Nations over the next week. AEI foreign policy experts are available to comment on this and other topics that may be discussed at the UNGA.
Soft skills have been valued in the workplace for decades, and recent research suggests that soft skills are important for academic and economic success.
Four months after the Christchurch shooting, Facebook has announced a change to the way its algorithms handle certain searches. While there may be popular support for such use of algorithms, this change raises many questions about the legitimacy of using platforms to “socially re-engineer” or “reprogram” individuals.
If the United States loses Iraq to Iranian influence, then it is because of self-defeating internal State Department security policies, the inability of the US government to utilize American business for influence, and successive administrations and lawmakers that simply don’t care.
A new Princeton study concluded that the earned income tax credit has done little to induce employment increases among single mothers, attributing the large increases in the late 1990s to welfare reform and a strong economy instead.
Perhaps a myopic focus in America on the tax code, CEO pay, financial regulation, antitrust doctrine, or “bad trade deals” seems misplaced for dealing with many of our macro-level issues.
The latest smear on Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh is a disaster for Democrats, and everyone seems to know it except the party’s presidential candidates.
Douglas Holtz-Eakin explains how the TCJA reformed the taxation of business investment returns. He argues that, although still imperfect, it addressed the largest domestic economic weakness of the United States.
If Narendra Modi’s government keeps trying to solve complex policy issues with silver bullet solutions, eventually, India will suffer the consequences