Ideological purity makes for better campaign slogans than successful governing strategy. Continue reading In Defense of the Center
Sorry, fellow debtors, but the idea that we’re paying too much interest on our federal loans is nonsensical. Continue reading No, the Interest on Your Student Loan Isn’t Too High. In fact…
The relationship between insurance and health might be more correlation than causation. Continue reading Insurance Coverage Numbers Are Important, But Not All-Important
The CBO, so hot right now. Continue reading The CBO Feels the Love
Happy International Women’s Day. Continue reading Henrietta Leavitt: The Woman Who Measured the Universe
Scientists weary of battling intransigent skeptics may have themselves to blame, in part. Continue reading Science Has a Reproducibility Crisis
It’s not clear that public education deserves the full-throated support it recently received from Democrats. Continue reading What’s Up with U.S. Public Education?
When would it make sense to use dollar bills for heat? Continue reading Money to Burn?
The US Census both causes and reacts to changes in perception of racial identification. Continue reading Racial Gerrymandering (The Other Type)
Some highlights from Gallup’s report on 30 years of declining US productivity. Continue reading Highlights From Gallup’s No Recovery: An Analysis of Long-Term US Productivity Decline