More on Economic Theory


Governments Should Stop Trying to Fix “Broken” Markets, and Focus on Not Breaking Them

By Ryan Bourne. The Telegraph. May 19, 2017.

Why Feminists Should Embrace Capitalism

By Chelsea Follett. CapX. May 15, 2017.

Don’t Believe the Economic Pessimists

By John H. Cochrane. Wall Street Journal. November 7, 2016.

Cato Studies

Is It the “How” or the “When” That Matters in Fiscal Adjustments?

By Alberto Alesina, Carlo Favero, Francesco Giavazzi, & Armando Miano. Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 72. March 22, 2017.

Five Myths about Economic Inequality in America

By Michael D. Tanner. Policy Analysis No. 797. September 7, 2016.

The Genesis and Evolution of China’s Economic Liberalization

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


Protecting Economic Liberty by Other Means

Ilya Shapiro. New York University Journal of Law & Liberty. Vol. 10. No. 1. 2016.

Hayek and the Scots on Liberty

Gerald P. O'Driscoll Jr.. The Journal of Private Enterprise. Vol. 30. No. 2. Summer 2015.

Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success

Cato's Letter. Megan McArdle. Vol. 12. No. 2. Spring 2014.

Public Filings

Christie v. NCAA

By Paul J. Beard II, Joshua P. Thompson, Jonathan Wood, & Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. March 17, 2014.

Cato Reviews & Journals

TARP and Its Cronies

Policy Report. March/April 2017.

Picking Apart Piketty

Policy Report. March/April 2017.

Smarter to Be Lucky

George C. Leef. Regulation. Spring 2017.


Cato University: College of Economics

Featuring Jeffrey Miron, Lynne Kiesling, Daniel J. Ikenson, & Tom G. Palmer. July 27, 2017 to July 29, 2017. Cato University.

Men without Work: America’s Invisible Crisis

Featuring Nicholas Eberstadt, David Bier, and Alex Nowrasteh. January 10, 2017. Book Forum.

In Our Hands: A Plan to Replace the Welfare State and Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew our Economy and Rebuild the American Dream

Featuring Michael D. Tanner. October 4, 2016. Book Forum.


Prescription for Economic Recovery

By William Poole. October 19, 2011.

City Seminar: On the Wealth of Nations

By P.J. O’Rourke. January 16, 2007.

Downsizing the Federal Government

A Plan to Cut Federal Spending

By Chris Edwards. April 2016.

Five Types of Spending

By Chris Edwards. March 2014.