CEI Weekly: Ronald Coase Dies at 102


Featured Story: Ronald Coase Dies at 102

 

Nobel-winning economist Ronald Coase died on Monday atthe age of 102. CEI Founder Fred L. Smith, Jr. honored Coase's contributions to modern economics in a Forbes column, and CEI released footage of a 2004 conversation between Smith and Coase about market pricing, healthcare, antitrust and more. Watch the video here.

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September 4, 2013: This Gas Is Dow's Gas (Watch here)

 

Dow Chemical has launched an aggressive campaign to get federal regulators to interfere with natural gas exports. In response, the Competitive Enterprise Institute  released a new song and video ridiculing the company for the maneuver: “This Gas Is Dow’s Gas,” based on the tune of a famous Woody Guthrie song.

Shaping the Debate

 

Entrepreneurial Immigrants: America's Lifeblood (Link)

Lawson Bader's column in Human Events

 

Europe's Economy Needs a Real Dose of Pro-Market Reform (Link)

Matthew Melchiorre's op-ed in The Global Post

 

An Environmentalist Deception (Link)

Robert J. Smith's op-ed in The American Spectator

 

Free Market Group Riffs on Woody Guthrie in Gas Export Push (Link)

Marlo Lewis' citation in The Hill

 

Obama Science Diplomat Advocated for Population Control (Link)

Myron Ebell's op-ed in The Daily Caller

 

Bootleggers and Baptists Get Gas (Link)

Marlo Lewis' citation in Power Line

 

 

Best of the Blogs

 

Before Net Neutrality Eats the World (Part 12): Why Net Neutrality Threatens Homeland Security and Cybersecurity (Read on OpenMarket)

By Wayne Crews

 

Study: Global Warming Will Blow Future Sandy-Like Storms Away from U.S. Northeast (Read on GlobalWarming)

By Marlo Lewis

 

New Estimate: Public Pensions Underfunded by $4.1 Trillion (Read on OpenMarket)

By Ivan Osorio

 

Scholars React to President’s Call to Shrink Law School from Three Years to Two (Read on OpenMarket)

By Hans Bader

 

                      

 

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