NCPA Media: News Release

  • Aug 07, 2013

    U.S. Agricultural Subsidies Harm Environment, Taxpayers & the Poor

    NCPA Study: Unintended Subsidies Impact Felt Worldwide

    NCPA: American agricultural subsidies distort market prices and interfere with trade, causing harmful market distortions that adversely affect poor famers in developing countries and burden U.S. taxpayers, as well as causing inadvertent environmental problems, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Jul 30, 2013

    More Education Means Better Retirement

    NCPA Study Shows Retirees’ Health & Wealth Fair Better

    The more education you have the better off you’re likely to be during retirement, according to a new study from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Jun 26, 2013

    Government Spending Hurts Private Economy: NCPA Study

    NCPA: A new report finds that government spending actually diverts economic resources away from the private sector, causing it to contract, says R. David Ranson, a senior fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • Jun 24, 2013

    President Obama’s Climate Change Proposals Disastrous

    NCPA Expert Warns the Poor Would Be Hardest Hit

    If President Obama’s proposed power plant emissions controls are enacted, it will destroy utilities burning coal, hike energy costs while making zero impact on earth’s climate, according to National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.


  • Jun 18, 2013

    Veterans Affairs Fails to Curb Suicide Epidemic

    As returning veterans struggle to get sufficient mental health care, a new report calls for expanding care by allowing a greater role for the private sector and Health Savings Accounts.


  • Jun 10, 2013

    NCPA Launches Education Blog

    Blog Explores Education Reform and School Choice

    The new National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) education blog will address education funding and quality problems and offer creative solutions to improve both.


  • Jun 10, 2013

    NCPA: Trustees Report Not Good News Afterall

    Reduced Medicare Deficit Offset by Larger Entitlement Liability

    The Social Security/Medicare Trustees Report announces that the hospital Part A portion of Medicare’s unfunded liability is down from last year and that the exhaustion of the trust fund has been pushed back two years.


  • May 29, 2013

    Reverse Mortgages Become Sinkholes for Many

    New NCPA Study Warns They Aren’t for Everyone

    Reverse mortgages, which allow seniors age 62 and older to tap into their home equity and receive an annuity payment during their retirement years, have grown in popularity; but so have the potential pitfalls, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).