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Daycare Credentialism in the District

Reducing competition in daycare seems likely to force many parents to pull their children out altogether.

Study: NIMBYism Makes States More Liberal

How state zoning laws exacerbate partisan segregation.

Zoned Out

Powerful interests will fight to keep crony-capitalist land-use regulations in place.

White House War on Jobs Making Progress

How the Democratic Party hastens the decline of less-skilled work.

Small Business Should Be Priority Number One

Americans of every color and every background are going to have to become more entrepreneurial in the 21st century economy than they were in the slower-moving, more structured 20th.

A New Year’s Present for California Trial Lawyers

California’s state government is moving, based on dubious feminist statistics, to enact another impossibly broad, costly regulation on the state’s employers.

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Crude Economics

The decision to extend production cuts was as predictable as it was desperate.

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The Manchester leaks are the product of a dangerously arrogant and unaccountable intelligence community.

Better Late Than Never

More, please.


The share of people who benefit from the stock market should be widening, not contracting.

Market Failure

The EU’s ailing Emissions Trading System is looking more useless than ever before.

Settled Science

Our worst-case climate scenarios are relying on outdated, incorrect coal data.

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