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|January 1, 2017||The Hoosier Economy Flourished Under Governor Pence Mike Pence made three important moves in his successful governorship.|
|April 5, 2015||RFRA Impact Is Worse Than EconomicIt is simply not possible to legislate the details of the inevitable tensions between culture and faith.|
|November 9, 2014||We Need the Right Early Childhood Education ProgramsIn this case, turning down federal funding may actually be the right move.|
Educational Attainment, the 21st Century Fund and the Future of SchoolingIndiana ranks 42nd in educational attainment.
Big Savings for Ending Prevailing WageMy statistical models show that repealing state prevailing wage laws save taxpayers money.
Re-Thinking Economic Development A large share of the most mobile families—perhaps half—no longer need to live near where they work.
Money Illusion and InflationPrice fluctuation could cause inflation to last longer, but it didn’t cause the inflation, it simply extends the pain.View archives