More on Economic Theory


The Simple Lesson We Should Learn from Global Economics

By Daniel J. Mitchell. The Federalist. September 2, 2014.

Why Piketty’s Wealth Data Are Worthless

By Alan Reynolds. The Wall Street Journal. July 10, 2014.

Stagnant for Decades, Japan Needs Supply-Side Tax Cuts

By Alan Reynolds. Investor’s Business Daily. July 7, 2014.

Cato Studies

Minimum Wages: A Poor Way to Reduce Poverty

By Joseph J. Sabia. Tax and Budget Bulletin No. 70. February 27, 2014.

Why Growth Is Getting Harder

By Brink Lindsey. Policy Analysis No. 737. October 8, 2013.

The Misuse of Top 1 Percent Income Shares as a Measure of Inequality

By Alan Reynolds. Working Paper No. 9. October 4, 2012.


Religion as a Commitment Device: The Economics of Political Islam

Dalibor Rohac. Kyklos. Vol. 66. No. 2. May 2013.

The Case Against the Fiscal Stimulus

Jeffrey Miron. Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy. Vol. 33. No. 2. Spring 2010.

Milton Friedman: float or fix?

Steve H. Hanke. International Forecaster. September 2, 2008.

Public Filings

Christie v. NCAA

By Paul J. Beard II, Joshua P. Thompson, Jonathan Wood & Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. March 17, 2014.

Cato Reviews & Journals

The Unforeseen Side of Good Intentions

Policy Report. July/August 2014.

A Federal Minimum Wage and the States

Logan Albright and Ike Brannon. Regulation. Summer 2014.

From Minimum Wages to Maximum Politics

Pierre Lemieux. Regulation. Summer 2014.


Aftermath: The Unintended Consequences of Public Policies

Featuring John Samples and Jason Kuznicki. September 18, 2014. Book Forum.

Corporate Inversions, American Jobs, and National Competitiveness

Featuring Daniel J. Mitchell. August 26, 2014. Capitol Hill Briefing.

Economics Gone Wild: The Growing Use of Graphic Novels, Comics, Videos, Memes, and More, to Teach and Convey Economic Liberty

Featuring Chip Bishop. June 17, 2014. Book Forum.


Prescription for Economic Recovery

By William Poole. October 19, 2011.

City Seminar: On the Wealth of Nations

By P.J. O’Rourke. January 16, 2007.