In this Policy Analysis for CATO, Dale Carpenter contends that members of Congress who have proposed a constitutional amendment preventing states from recognizing same-sex marriages claim that an a
In this essa in Regulation, the authors contend that the Food and Drug Administration changed the rules for the broadcast of direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs.
In this Policy Analysis, the author writes that eonomists have long argued that government intervention makes most sense in situations that involve externalities.
In this Policy Analysis, Doug Bandow asserts that the Medicare drug benefit will soon set a dangerous trap.
In this Policy Analysis, transit expert Randal O'Toole writes that, the nation’s mass transit system is a classic example of how special interests prevail over the needs and interests of voters and
In this Policy Analysis, the authors argue that there is growing bipartisan recognition that the pathway out of poverty is not through consumption but through saving and accumulation.
In this Policy Analysis, the authors write that the recent rise in gasoline prices has led many observers to call for government price controls and special taxes on oil companies.
In this Policy Analysis, the author contends that over the past century, Americans who own property—homeowners, landlords, businesspeople of all kinds, even nonprofit organizations such as churches
In this Policy Analysis, the authors argues that American representative government suffers from the handicap of a largely uncompetitive political system.