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6/12/2019 “Evaluating Common Core after Ten Years” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on The Mike Schikman Show on WSVA radio
6/12/2019 “Joe Biden Needs a Lesson on China” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in The Hill
6/12/2019 “Student government at university in wealthy SoCal county claims students are starving” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America cited on The College Fix
6/11/2019 Senior Fellow Richard K. Vedder speaks about his new Independent Institute book, Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America, at a luncheon event hosted by the Manhattan Institute in New York, NY.
6/11/2019 “Common Core Turns Ten” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on the Rod Arquette Radio Show
6/11/2019 “US arms sale to Saudi Arabia” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on TRT World
6/10/2019 “Russia and China Updates” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on The Morning Briefing with Tim Farley on Sirius XM radio’s POTUS Channel (Subscription required)
6/10/2019 “Decline of the M.B.A., Fall of the Humanities: What’s Left?” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/8/2019 “Respected Economist Expresses Concern about Growing Cost of College” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America cited on Breitbart.com
6/7/2019 “Taxpayers Shouldn’t Get Stuck with a $1.5 Trillion Loan Default Tab” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise Op-Ed in the Los Angeles Times and other Tribune syndicated newspapers
6/7/2019 “How Congress Can Expand Americans’ Life-Starting Options Beyond College” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise cited in The Federalist
6/7/2019 “Student Loan Debt” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder appears on the Lars Larson radio show
6/6/2019 “Let’s Privatize State Colleges” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Minding the Campus
6/6/2019 “Newsom Ignores Real Problem Facing State’s Teachers: Living in California” Kristiana Bolzman, Catalyst Policy Fellow for the Independent Institute Op-Ed in The Orange County Register and other Southern California Newsgroup newspapers
6/6/2019 Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America speaks at the Texas Public Policy Foundation in Austin, TX on June 4, 2019
6/6/2019 “Markets Can Handle Climate Change” Sr. Fellow and Research Director William F. Shughart II Op-Ed in The Hill
6/4/2019 “As Trump Administration Considers Importing Drugs from Canada, Experts Analyze Risks, Benefits” Research Fellow and Director of FDAReview.org, Raymond March cited on Healio.com
6/4/2019 “Renowned Economist Offers More Than a Dozen Solutions for Fixing Higher Education” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed in The College Fix
6/3/2019 “Are Universities Increasingly Liars and Con Artists?” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/3/2019 “Why the Left Doesn’t Understand Health Care” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
5/31/2019 “Old-School Stats Neglect Digital Economy” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited in The Frontier Centre for Public Policy
5/31/2019 “Don’t Cry for Argentina, Yet” Sr. Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, author of Global Crossings Op-Ed in The Washington Times
5/31/2019 “Fixing Higher Education Starts with More Teaching and Less Research” Restoring the Promise by Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder is reviewed on The Federalist
5/31/2019 “With Some Help from a Great Economist, Would Thanos Have Had a Different Endgame?” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/30/2019 “College Conservatives Battle with the Suppression of Free Speech: 5 Outrageous Censorship Incidents” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise cited in Conservative Daily News
5/30/2019 “Semi-Random Thoughts on the Passing Scene” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/30/2019 “Trump visit to UK” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on CGTN TV
5/29/2019 “The Cost of Education Is Rising while the Cost of Info Drops” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure interviewed on The Mike Schikman Show on WSVA radio
5/29/2019 “Child Safety Accounts Could Offer Lifeline to Thousands of Students” Research Fellow Vicki Alger and Timothy Benson Op-ed in the Washington Examiner
5/29/2019 “We’re All ‘These People’ to Someone Else” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/28/2019 Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on C-SPAN”s Washington Journal
5/28/2019 “Engineers Group Pushes California to Increase Gas Tax Again” Sr. Fellows William F. Shughart II and Lawrence McQuillan cited in The Epoch Times


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