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Coronavirus and NIH/CDC Funding

After the coronavirus crisis, if policymakers decide to permanently increase infectious disease spending, they should match it with cuts to the vast subsidies in the $1.4 trillion HHS budget.

March 16, 2020
Commentary

Will Coronavirus Kill the European Union?

Crises always create unintended consequences. The biggest one from the spreading coronavirus could be a substantial weakening of central European authority.

National Interest (Online)
March 16, 2020
Commentary

Coronavirus Has Come for Australia

Australians seem likely to avoid the chaotic and costly disorder now evident in Italy and Spain, and perhaps in transit to the U.S. It is a lesson which Americans should take to heart before the next crisis.

National Interest (Online)
March 16, 2020
Commentary

Neo‐​Mccarthyism Is Spreading Faster Than the Coronavirus

The drumbeat of allegations from the intelligence bureaucracy and its media allies about Russian activities designed to aid Donald Trump and Trump’s complicity in those activities has not abated despite the tepid outcome of the Mueller investigation and the failed impeachment campaign to oust the president

The National Interest (Online)