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    K-12 and Higher Education Bibliographies Serve as Foundations for Student Preparation to Better Serve Education Needs

    Serving as Foundations for Student Preparation to Better Serve Education Needs

    The Independent Institute has compiled two essential annotated bibliographies to help families and students to prepare themselves for the shortcomings in the primary and higher education systems.

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    New Report: Does Government “Stimulus” Really Stimulate?

    Unproven Economic Remedies Not What Economy Needs

    Will the passage of the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill stimulate the economy? Or simply redistribute wealth and transfer debt from the private to the public sector? Experience suggests that monetary and fiscal actions are ineffective in speeding economic recoveries.

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    New Book: Hot Talk, Cold Science

    Global Warming’s Unfinished Debate (Revised and Expanded Third Edition)

    Overheated rhetoric has politicized and misinformed the public about the earth’s climate. This single book on climate science and policy serves as an authoritative yet accessible guide for both lay readers and those already versed in these complex and vital issues.

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    New Book: New Way to Care

    Social Protections that Put Families First

    John C. Goodman offers a bold strategy for giving Americans more control over their destiny, while still promoting—at far less expense—the important social goals that gave rise to government safety-net programs.

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    Infectious Diseases and Government Growth

    New Article Warns of ‘Virus and Leviathan’

    The extension of state power in the U.S. has been alarming—but the long-term consequences could be even more devastating to civil society and just government.

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    New Report: Bugs in the System

    California’s Monumental IT Failures Earn Latest California Golden Fleece® Award

    Despite being home to some of the greatest minds in technology, California continues failing to modernize its IT systems, much less do so under budget. State agencies are swindling taxpayers and breaking the public trust.

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    The Crisis in Civil Rights

    Best Books and Articles on Race, Police, and the Welfare State

    Independent Institute Senior Fellow Dr. Williamson M. Evers has created one of the most exhaustive annotated reading lists ever assembled regarding the issues of civil rights, policing, race, and the welfare state.

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    CATALYST: Young Voices for Liberty

    Catalyst is our website dedicated to issues that millennials care about the most: jobs, housing costs, education, student debt, healthcare, and more. Learn, engage, and connect.

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    LOVE GOV: Watch Seasons 1 and 2

    Independent’s satirical 2-season 10-part video series personifies the folly, cost, and intrusiveness of government, demonstrating the federal government’s ever-expanding reach into our lives.

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