NCPA Media: News Release
May 11, 2011
NCPA Study Finds Solar Energy Must Be Competitive To Succeed
NCPA - Globally, grid-connected solar power capacity increased faster than any other energy source from 2004-2009, according to a new study from National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA). However, the study also notes that solar energy still relies heavily on government support.
May 10, 2011
NCPA Expert: Federal Medicaid Funding Is Still Flawed
NCPA - The richest states that spend the most money receive more money for Medicaid under the federal formula used to decide how much funding states receive, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
Apr 28, 2011
The Technology of Electricity Changes Constantly; Economics Does Not
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In an update of its landmark study on electricity and competition, the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) today released a new study showing that, while deregulation has not been done well in some states, where it has been the delivery of services has improved, generation capacity has been enhanced, and consumers have more and better quality choices. Most important, deregulation is beginning to deliver lower prices.
Apr 27, 2011
Time to Remove President’s De Facto Moratorium: NCPA Report
Lifting the Obama administration’s moratorium on offshore drilling could add nearly five million revenue dollars a day toward reducing the runaway deficit and significantly lower gasoline prices, according to new research from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
Apr 14, 2011
It’s Time for Congress to Act, Says NCPA Expert
NCPA – Japan’s current nuclear crisis reinforces the need for Congress to provide options for storing used nuclear fuel, according to experts at the National Center for Policy Analysis and the Caesar Rodney Institute. “The time for political dithering is long past,” said NCPA Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett. “The government, by law, is obligated to store spent fuel; it should get to the task of doing so.”
Apr 07, 2011
NCPA Report in Health Affairs April Issue
NCPA- The cost of death and injury from medical errors and other adverse events caused by the health care system itself is enormous, according to a new study by the National Center For Policy Analysis. The study is featured in the April issue of Health Affairs, which was released earlier today.
Mar 15, 2011
Newt Gingrich, John C. Goodman and James Capretta at Press Club Event
Feb 22, 2011
NCPA Expert: Mideast Unrest Is Not the Only Cause of High Oil, Gas Prices
The ongoing turmoil throughout the Middle East highlights the continuing and pervasive vulnerability of the U.S. economy to oil price instability, yet the Obama administration continues to thwart any efforts to increase domestic oil production, according to National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.