Recent Op-Eds

Bipartisan Corporate Welfare

By Michael D. Tanner. National Review (Online). October 22, 2014.

Michael Tanner is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute and the author of Leviathan on the Right: How Big-Government Conservatism Brought Down the Republican Revolution.

In China, Law Isn’t Winning

By Xia Yeliang. Foreign Policy. October 21, 2014.

There’s no possibility of open criticism of the anti-corruption campaign, as both the party and the state apparatus tightly control speech in the name of social stability.

Keep Your Eye on Swaziland

By Marian L. Tupy. National Interest (Online). October 21, 2014.

Africa’s last absolute monarchy could be ripe for big changes ahead that could help its people—if the Swazi government follows up its words with actions.

More Bad News for Airbnb

By Matthew Feeney. TownHall.com. October 20, 2014.

Instead of harassing Airbnb and other “sharing economy” companies, regulators ought to find ways to allow for these popular innovators to compete and contribute to local economies.

ABQ Doesn’t Need Bus-Rapid Transit System

By Randal O’Toole. Albuquerque Journal. October 20, 2014.

Hopes that bus-rapid transit will generate billions of dollars worth of economic development are doomed to disappointment.