From the Cover

Criminal Justice

Reducing Wasteful Incarcerations

Society would benefit from rewarding attorneys for identifying the wrongly and unnecessarily imprisoned.

Researcher Perceptions of Lawful, Concealed Carry of Handguns

Do economists and criminologists differ in their views of firearms’ effects on crime and suicide?

Markets & Morality

Some Noodging about Nudging

Four questions about libertarian paternalism.



Does Federal Aid Drive College Tuition?

The “greedy colleges” thesis conflicts with how nonprofit universities decide on admissions and pricing.

Markets and Morality

Infantilization by Regulation

Like helicopter parenting, government policies to protect people from “cognitive biases” risk stunting their ability to avoid and handle mistakes.

Final Word