More on Growth and Development


Zimbabwe, from Disaster to Disaster

By Steve H. Hanke. July 31, 2017.

China Needs More Western Investment, Which Requires More Economic Reform

By Doug Bandow. Investor’s Business Daily. July 27, 2017.

More Western Investment, More Economic Reform

By Doug Bandow. China US Focus. July 26, 2017.

Cato Studies

Curse or Blessing? How Institutions Determine Success in Resource-Rich Economies

By Peter Kaznacheev. Policy Analysis No. 808. January 11, 2017.

Twenty-Five Years of Indian Economic Reform

By Swaminathan S. Anklesaria Aiyar. Policy Analysis No. 803. October 26, 2016.

Capitalism’s Assault on the Indian Caste System: How Economic Liberalization Spawned Low-Caste Dalit Millionaires

By Swaminathan S. Anklesaria Aiyar. Policy Analysis No. 776. July 21, 2015.


The Psychology of Pessimism

Cato's Letter. Steven Pinker. Vol. 13. No. 1. Winter 2015.

The Rise of Emerging Economies: Challenges and Liberal Perspectives

Juan Carlos Hidalgo. The Friedrich Naumann Stifftung. November 5, 2013.

Entrepreneurs Are the Heroes of the World

Cato's Letter. Johan Norberg. Vol. 5. No. 1. Winter 2007.

Public Filings

The Export-Import Bank

By Ian Vásquez. Testimony. July 17, 1997.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Welfare Systems around the World

Policy Report. January/February 2017.

Global Economic Freedom Rises

Policy Report. November/December 2016.

A New Growth Agenda

Brink Lindsey. Policy Report. November/December 2015.


Progress: Ten Reasons to Look Forward to the Future

Featuring Johan Norberg, Ronald A. Bailey, and Marian L. Tupy. October 12, 2016. Book Forum.

China’s Future Depends on a Free Market for Ideas

Featuring Ian Vásquez. October 6, 2016. Policy Forum.

Don’t Worry, Be Happy: The Cato Institute’s HumanProgress Project

Featuring Marian L. Tupy and Chelsea Follett. June 1, 2016. Capitol Hill Briefing.