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Another Takeaway from the Trump Trip: Targeting Terrorist Financing

Many (see here, here, here, and here) are listing takeaways from President Trump’s trip abroad, such as the unusual pomp and circumstance in Saudi Arabia, the unprecedented non-stop flight from Riyadh to Jerusalem, the significance of the follow-up leg to Rome, and … Continue reading

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Jobs, Productivity, and Jeb Bush’s Tax Plan

As a matter of accounting, there are two way to increase U.S. economic growth and thereby boost incomes of Americans: increase productivity and increase jobs.  As economists put it, the rate of economic growth equals the rate of productivity growth … Continue reading

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Education Performance for Minorities: California vs. Texas and Elsewhere

I have heard more people talk about leaving California this year than at any other time in the past three decades, and I know quite a few who have already left, several for the second biggest population state, Texas, but … Continue reading

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