Recent Op-Eds

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.

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.

Will The Real Government Crony Please Stand Up?

By Ilya Shapiro. The Federalist. October 20, 2014.

A North Carolina court case involving pushy dentists showcases how bad laws let some people employ government power to block entrepreneurs.