Nov 23, 2015
Terrorist attacks in Paris and elsewhere will have lasting corrosive consequences for Europe’s economies and the foundations of its democracies.
Nov 17, 2015
After the Paris attacks, no one should seriously believe the Obama administration’s line that economic sanctions, airstrikes, drone attacks to take out ISIS leaders, and a token presence of military advisers will stop the expanding power and reach of ISIS.
Nov 9, 2015
Victimizing one group to appease another is hardly good public policy. Whether it's zealots in the environmental, anti-tax, anti-Fed or feminist movements, the politics of blame and deceit are simply bad for restoring the economy and the nobler goal of accomplishing a more just society.
Nov 2, 2015
For folks refusing to do anything productive with their lives, Obama is offering an even more attractive benefit , free money in the form of a government pension.
Oct 21, 2015
We entered the 21st Century being told by so many economists and pundits this would be the Asian Century. China’s woes and inept leadership have tossed cold water on that thinking.
Oct 19, 2015
Keeping interest rates near zero served a purpose when the economy was struggling in the wake of the financial crisis, but now those now actually harming the economy and could set off unwanted inflation.
Oct 9, 2015
If the goal of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was to hurt American competitiveness, we’ve achieved success. If the goal was to create more high-paying American jobs, we’ve failed.
Oct 6, 2015
Putin is mercurial but hardly unbeatable at international intrigue. He has so effectively undermined the influence and interests of American and European leaders, because they lacked the political resolve,and the stomach,to do what is necessary in the Ukraine and Middle East.