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6/28/2019 Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America by Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder is reviewed in Illinois Review
6/28/2019 “Government ‘Accountability’ Isn’t Real Accountability” To Serve and Protect: Privatization and Community in Criminal Justice by Sr. Fellow Bruce L. Benson cited on Mises.org
6/27/2019 “If Student Loans Might Be Canceled, Why Not Borrow More?” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
6/27/2019 Independent Institute book Pope Francis and the Caring Society is reviewed on Notablog
6/26/2019 “Bernie Sander’s Student Loan Relief Plan” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise appears on POTUS Channel on SiriusXM (subscription required)
6/26/2019 “Sanders’ Seductive Scholastic Socialistic Syllogisms” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/26/2019 “Golden Fleece Awards Dishonor Cal Fire, US Forest Service” Independent Institute’s California Golden Fleece® Award cited on KSTE.com
6/26/2019 “California’s Wildfire Prevention” Sr. Fellow Lawrence McQuillan interviewed on KFBK radio
6/26/2019 “Why Bernie Sanders’ Higher Ed Plan Is A Terrible Idea” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/25/2019 “‘Restoring the Promise’ Review: High Cost, Low Yield” Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America by Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder is reviewed in The Wall Street Journal subscription required
6/25/2019 “Wind Power Sources Remain More Fantasy than Reality” Sr. Fellow William F. Shughart II Op-Ed in The Hill
6/25/2019 “Bernie Sanders’ Plan to Forgive College Loans” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed on The David Webb Show on SiriusXM radio Patriot Channel (subscription required)
6/25/2019 “LaCroix Cartels Are Unlikely, but Be Mindful of How Regulations Affect Incentives” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
6/24/2019 “Forgive College Loans?” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise appears on the Lars Larson national radio show
6/24/2019 “Tale of Two Worlds: The Real World and the Ivory Tower—Oberlin College” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/21/2019 “Do ‘Food Deserts’ Explain the Nutrition Gap? Maybe Not, Say Researchers” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
6/20/2019 Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise speaks at the Heartland Institute in Arlington Heights, IL June 19, 2019
6/20/2019 “An Intellectual Odyssey Cut Short” Independent Institute Sr. Fellow Robert H. Nelson (1944—2018) remembered in Regulation magazine (pdf)
6/20/2019 “A State’s Sovereignty Trumps Double Jeopardy” Research Fellow William J. Watkins Jr., author of Crossroads for Liberty Op-Ed in The Hill
6/20/2019 “The Problem in Higher Education and a Solution to Restoring Their Promise” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise interviewed on the Heartland Institute podcast
6/19/2019 “Hong Kong Protesters vs. China’s Leaders—We Can’t Be Naive about Beijing’s Next Move” Sr. Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, author of Global Crossings Op-Ed on FoxNews.com
6/19/2019 “Is Harvard an Embarassment? Part II: Kyle Kashuv and David Hogg” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/18/2019 “Donald Trump Takes a Big Step toward Personal and Portable Health Insurance” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
6/18/2019 Research Fellow David Beito, co-author of T.R.M. Howard appears on This, That, & Liberty! podcast
6/17/2019 “The Growth in Tuition Insurance” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
6/16/2019 “In Defense of Blowouts: People Respond to Incentives, Even on the Soccer Field” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
6/14/2019 “California’s High-Speed Rail is the Very Definition of a Boondoggle” Research Fellow Adam Summers Op-Ed in The Orange County Register and other Southern California Newsgroup newspapers
6/14/2019 War and the Rogue Presidency by Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland is reviewed in the Midwest Book Review
6/13/2019 “What Grade Does Common Core Get?” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on The Andy Caldwell show on KUHL radio
6/13/2019 “The Most Important Health Reform of All” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
6/13/2019 “Common Core: A Decade of Making American Education (even) Worse” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on Real Talk with Riggin on KZIM/KSIM radio
6/12/2019 “Common Core Turns 10 Years Old” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on the Steve Gruber Show-WJIM


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