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Spring 2003

Vol. 26 No. 1
From the Cover

The Benefits of Biotech

By Gregory Conko

As the world’s population grows, environmental stewardship will require science to find ways to produce more food on less land.

Allowing the States to Innovate

By Bill Conerly

Does much-maligned, oft-reformed workers’ compensation offer a promising model for unemployment insurance restructuring?

A Road Policy for the Future

By Gabriel Roth

With the Interstate Highway System now almost complete, is it time for the federal government to remove itself from roadway funding?

Mismeasuring Electricity Market Power

By Timothy J. Brennan

By studying average variable costs, researchers examining the California energy crisis were sure to find examples of “market power” even if that power may not have really existed.

Briefly Noted