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First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Accuracy of Macroeconomic Forecasts

Chris Edwards One of my first professional jobs 25 years ago was with the economic forecasting firm DRI/McGraw-Hill. It was fun work, but I noticed that the firm’s gross domestic product forecasts with models hundreds of equations long were no better ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Updates on President Obama’s Immigration Enforcement Record

Alex Nowrasteh Last May I wrote a blog post about President Obama’s immigration enforcement record. In that post I made some assumptions about the percentage of all “interior removals” (that is, deportations of illegal immigrants who were living in ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Backyard Birds Spreading as Climate Changes

Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. "Chip" Knappenberger Global Science Report is a feature from the Center for the Study of Science , where we highlight one or two important new items in the scientific literature or the popular media. For broader and ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Now More Than Ever, Courts Should Police Administrative Agencies

Ilya Shapiro Under the Bush administration, the Labor Department interpreted a piece of the Fair Labor Standards Act as exempting mortgage-loan officers from eligibility for overtime pay. The Obama Labor Department didn’t see the law the same way, however, ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

How to Stop Wasting Money on Science

Patrick J. Michaels In Thursday’s Wall Street Journal, former Energy Secretary (and Stanford professor) Steven Chu and his colleague Thomas R. Cech penned an opinion piece entitled How to Stop Winning Nobel Prizes in Science, in which they argue for ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Washington Should Back out Of Iraq’s New Civil War

Doug Bandow George W. Bush’s foolish invasion of Iraq sowed the wind.  Now Iraq, its neighbors, and America are reaping the whirlwind.  Some Iraqi officials are calling for the return of U.S. combat troops.  Washington should say no. American conservatives ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

More Censorship Will Hardly Save Xi’s Dictatorship

Xia Yeliang In recent days, I’ve received messages from several groups on WeChat (a popular social media network in China) reporting on the arrest of more than 40 Chinese activists who support the protests in Hong Kong, as well as on an official order ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Oil Price Blues (Read: Dangers) for Some

Steve H. Hanke As the price of crude oil continues its downward tumble towards $80 per barrel, I am reminded of a similar scenario from near the end of the Cold War in the 1980s. When Saudi Arabia announced in 1985 that protecting oil prices was no ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Managed Trade for Sugar from Mexico?

Daniel R. Pearson Mexican Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo was in Washington this week arguing on behalf of an agreement to suspend the U.S. antidumping/countervailing duty (AD/CVD) investigation against imports of sugar from Mexico.  The case will ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
Entities: Sugar, United States, Mexico
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Less Is More in the Federal Government

Chris Edwards Daniel Henninger nailed it in his article “ Killer Bureaucracies ,” which discussed the poor performance of so many federal agencies recently. He called for “scaled-down, distributed public responsibilities” to reduce bureaucratic failure. ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering Leonard Liggio

Caleb O. Brown Remembering Leonard Liggio (Tom G. Palmer) Leonard Liggio , who died this week, was an important pillar in the modern libertarian movement and someone who connected modern libertarian ideas with their historical antecedents. I chatted ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Great Society Meets the Taxpayer

Steve H. Hanke President Lyndon Johnson’s legacy was the so-called Great Society (read: entitlement programs). As these programs have matured, along with the U.S. population, the proportion of the people dependent on the State has soared. Indeed, spending ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 15 2014]

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Accuracy of Macroeconomic Forecasts [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Backyard Birds Spreading as Climate Changes [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Updates on President Obama’s Immigration Enforc... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Now More Than Ever, Courts Should Police Admini... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
How to Stop Wasting Money on Science [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
More Censorship Will Hardly Save Xi’s Dictatorship [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
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Managed Trade for Sugar from Mexico? [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
Less Is More in the Federal Government [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
Washington Should Back out Of Iraq’s New Civil War [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 16 2014]
Remembering Leonard Liggio [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 15 2014]
The Great Society Meets the Taxpayer [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 15 2014]
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Accuracy of Macroeconomic Forecasts [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Chris Edwards One of my first professional jobs 25 years ago was with the economic forecasting firm DRI/McGraw-Hill. It was fun work, but I noticed that the firm’s gross domestic product forecasts with models hundreds of equations long were no better ...
Backyard Birds Spreading as Climate Changes [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. "Chip" Knappenberger Global Science Report is a feature from the Center for the Study of Science , where we highlight one or two important new items in the scientific literature or the popular media. For broader and ...
Updates on President Obama’s Immigration Enforc... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Alex Nowrasteh Last May I wrote a blog post about President Obama’s immigration enforcement record. In that post I made some assumptions about the percentage of all “interior removals” (that is, deportations of illegal immigrants who were living in ...
Now More Than Ever, Courts Should Police Admini... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Ilya Shapiro Under the Bush administration, the Labor Department interpreted a piece of the Fair Labor Standards Act as exempting mortgage-loan officers from eligibility for overtime pay. The Obama Labor Department didn’t see the law the same way, however, ...
How to Stop Wasting Money on Science [Published Cato @ Liberty - Oct 17 2014]
Patrick J. Michaels In Thursday’s Wall Street Journal, former Energy Secretary (and Stanford professor) Steven Chu and his colleague Thomas R. Cech penned an opinion piece entitled How to Stop Winning Nobel Prizes in Science, in which they argue for ...
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