Working papers are works in progress that are circulated to solicit comments and suggestions.

Monetarism with Chinese Characteristics

By James A. Dorn. Working Paper No. 42. February 14, 2017.

Does Mass Immigration Destroy Institutions? 1990s Israel as a Natural Experiment

By Benjamin Powell, J. R. Clark, and Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 41. January 12, 2017.

Policing in America: Understanding Public Attitudes Toward the Police. Results from a National Survey

By Emily Ekins. Working Paper. December 7, 2016.

Should Free Traders Support the Trans- Pacific Partnership? An Assessment of America’s Largest Preferential Trade Agreement

By Daniel J. Ikenson, Simon Lester, Scott Lincicome, Daniel R. Pearson, & K. William Watson. Working Paper No. 39. September 12, 2016.

The Genesis and Evolution of China’s Economic Liberalization

By James A. Dorn. Working Paper No. 38. August 22, 2016.

U.S. Immigration Levels, Urban Housing Values, and Their Implications for Capital Share

By Ryan Murphy and Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 37. August 9, 2016.

To Confront the Assassin’s Veto, or to Ratify It?

By Robert Corn-Revere. Working Paper No. 36. January 5, 2016.

Climate Models and Climate Reality: A Closer Look at a Lukewarming World

By Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. “Chip” Knappenberger. Working Paper No. 35. December 15, 2015.

China’s Challenge: Expanding the Market, Limiting the State

By James A. Dorn. Working Paper No. 34. December 3, 2015.

The Case against a Carbon Tax

By Robert P. Murphy, Patrick J. Michaels, and Paul C. “Chip” Knappenberger. Working Paper No. 33. September 4, 2015.

On the Desirability of Nominal GDP Targeting

By Julio Garín, Robert Lester, and Eric Sims. Working Paper No. 32. August 12, 2015.

The Supply of Transaction Assets, Nominal Income, and Monetary Policy Transmission

By Joshua R. Hendrickson and David Beckworth. Working Paper No. 31. June 23, 2015.

International Developments in the Insurance Sector: The Road to Financial Instability?

By Therese M. Vaughan and Mark A. Calabria. Working Paper No. 30. May 27, 2015.

Is the Government Buying Science or Support? A Framework Analysis of Federal Funding-induced Biases

By David E. Wojick and Patrick J. Michaels. Working Paper No. 29. April 30, 2015.

Fatalistically Flawed: A Review Essay on Fragile by Design by Charles W. Calamoris and Stephen H. Haber

By George Selgin. Working Paper No. 28. March 19, 2015.

A Roadmap to Monetary Policy Reforms

By Norbert Michel. Working Paper No. 27. March 18, 2015.

The Conservatorships of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Actions Violate HERA and Established Insolvency Principles

By Michael Krimminger and Mark A. Calabria. Working Paper No. 26. February 9, 2015.

The Resolution of Systematically Important Financial Institutions: Lessons from Fannie and Freddie

By Mark A. Calabria. Working Paper No. 25. January 13, 2015.

Marijuana Policy in Colorado

By Jeffrey Miron. Working Paper No. 24. October 23, 2014.

The Role of Mortgage Finance in Financial (In)Stability

By Mark A. Calabria. Working Paper No. 23. September 12, 2014.

Review of Greenlight Pinellas

By Randal O’Toole. Working Paper No. 22. August 14, 2014.

The Fiscal Impact of Immigration

By Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 21. July 23, 2014.

Review of Project Connect

By Randal O’Toole. Working Paper No. 20. May 30, 2014.

Does Immigration Impact Institutions?

By J. R. Clark, Robert A. Lawson, Alex Nowrasteh, Benjamin Powell, & Ryan Murphy. Working Paper No. 19. May 6, 2014.

The Paths to Mortgage Finance Reform and Their Budgetary Implications

By Ike Brannon and Mark A. Calabria. Working Paper No. 18. March 18, 2014.