Recent Op-Eds

India’s Dangerous Food Subsidies

By Daniel R. Pearson. The Diplomat. August 26, 2014.

Government-induced loss of food seems particularly cruel in a country where many people remain hungry.

No Government Austerity, No Gain

By Richard W. Rahn. Washington Times. August 25, 2014.

Given the lack of political will to do what is needed, most of the people in the rich countries are going to experience what personal bankruptcy feels like.

A Few Things the Fed Has Done Right

By John H. Cochrane. The Wall Street Journal. August 22, 2014.

The Fed will not, for now, use interest-rate policy for “macroprudential” tinkering.