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Claims (or fears) of Chinese global domination are clearly overblown. The budget numbers just don’t add up. READ MORE

August 5, 2015

America’s schools are not failing; America is failing its schools. READ MORE

July 23, 2015

The worry is that in Russia, a special-interest tax concession is all the much-hyped “free port” will turn out to be. READ MORE

July 22, 2015

The Iran deal is surely welcome, but it sets a negative precedent: that it is acceptable for stronger countries to bully weaker countries into unilaterally yielding on important policy issues. READ MORE

July 15, 2015

By making the Far East a laboratory for more open institutions, Russia could save the territory — and save the country. READ MORE

July 5, 2015

Most Americans believe that the United States is a country of entrepreneurs. A serious look at the data suggests otherwise. READ MORE

June 30, 2015

The Chinese economy grew by a factor of thirteen between 1980 and 2010 and is still growing by more than 6% per year. Chinese economists should be strutting across the global policy stage. Why aren’t they? READ MORE

June 17, 2015

Now that the easy money is gone, China will have to chase the hard money to finance its future growth. READ MORE

June 7, 2015