January 15, 2020
Policy Forum

Needle Exchange Programs: Benefits and Challenges

Featuring remarks by Vice Adm. Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH, Surgeon General of the United States.

Followed by a discussion with Ricky Bluthenthal, PhD, Professor of Preventive Medicine and Associate Dean for Social Justice, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine; Hon. Tony Rivero, Arizona State Representative (R-21st District); moderated by Jeffrey A. Singer, MD, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

December 17, 2019
Book Forum

Scientocracy: The Tangled Web of Public Science and Public Policy

Featuring the editors Patrick J. Michaels, Senior Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute; Former Research Professor in Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia; Terence Kealey, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Former Professor of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge; with comments by Holden Thorp, Editor-in-chief, Science; moderated by Jason Kuznicki, Editor, Cato Books and Cato Unbound.
Winter 2019
Regulation Vol. 42 No. 4

Comment

Blog

What’s the Matter with Significance?

Instead of relying on an arbitrary level of statistical significance, regulators and researchers should present the public with their findings and levels of confidence and allow people to come to their own conclusions.