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Oct
15
Our corporate tax system is our best so far—don’t break it

Our corporate tax system is our best so far—don’t break it

International corporate taxation is a difficult puzzle. The 2017 GOP reform got a lot right.
7 min read
Oct
12
The New York Times addresses our shadow inflation thesis

The New York Times addresses our shadow inflation thesis

Declining service quality means consumers are getting less for their money.
3 min read
Oct
11
Save the magnet schools

Save the magnet schools

Learning is a good thing. If students can do more of it, they should.
8 min read
Oct
07
A Democratic climate policy could help the world decarbonize

A Democratic climate policy could help the world decarbonize

Subsidies increase the scale of clean energy manufacturing, driving down costs.
6 min read
Oct
06
Why streaming content keeps vanishing—and how to stop it

Why streaming content keeps vanishing—and how to stop it

Copyright holders have too much control over older video content.
6 min read
Oct
04
Republicans won’t help on the debt limit—their voters won’t let them

Republicans won’t help on the debt limit—their voters won’t let them

Democrats have often underrated the deadly sincerity of Republican voters on this issue.
9 min read
Oct
01
What some environmentalists miss about Uber and Lyft

What some environmentalists miss about Uber and Lyft

Uber and Lyft make dense urban living more fun and convenient.
6 min read
Sep
29
These companies are eager to lend you money to shop online

These companies are eager to lend you money to shop online

Buy Now Pay Later companies offer credit to entice you to shop more.
5 min read
Sep
28
There’s a simple way to expand access to health care

There’s a simple way to expand access to health care

Every year thousands graduate from medical school but aren't allowed to practice.
4 min read
Sep
24
How California plans to turn the screws on NIMBY cities

How California plans to turn the screws on NIMBY cities

California is forcing cities to write their own upzoning plans.
7 min read