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.


CEI Video


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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