Featuring the author Thomas E. Hall, Professor of Economics, Miami University of Ohio; with comments by Jason Kuznicki, Research Fellow, Cato Institute; and Patrick McLaughlin, Mercatus Center, George Mason University; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.
It’s a judicious opinion, and now that we (once again) have different courts in different jurisdictions that have issued opposing rulings, Pruitt greatly strengthens the case for the Supreme Court to review King.
In Bootleggers & Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics, economists Bruce Yandle and Adam Smith explain how money and morality are often combined in politics to produce arbitrary regulations benefiting cronies, while constraining productive economic activities by the general public.
Featuring Ron Haskins, Brookings Institution; June O’Neill, Baruch College; Deborah Weinstein, Children’s Defense Fund; and Michael Tanner, Cato Institute.
As welfare reform nears reauthorization, it is worthwhile to look back over the six years since the end of welfare as we knew it. Has reform been successful? What has been its impact on recipients? What are the lessons that should be applied as Congress again takes up the issue? A panel of four leading experts debates these and other questions.