NCPA Media: News Release

  • Jun 17, 2011

    Global warming or Little ice age?

    Climatologist, Author Patrick J. Michaels to Speak at Dallas Event

    Despite convincing evidence that observed climate changes do not portend a calamitous future, global warming alarmism is invading nearly every aspect of our society and leading global climatologist Dr. Patrick J. Michaels will challenge many global warming claims at an author's luncheon on Monday, June 20.


  • Jun 01, 2011

    The Housing Crash and Smart Growth

    Not So Much, According to NCPA Research

    NCPA: Restrictive land use regulations played a primary role in the 2008 housing bubble burst and continue to contribute to sinking housing values, according to a new report released today by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).


  • May 31, 2011

    NCPA Co-sponsors Heartland International Climate Change Conference

    NCPA - Some two dozen leading researchers and environmental experts from the U.S. and other countries will speak on the latest climate change issues at Heartland Institute’s Sixth International Conference on Climate Change, June 30 – July 1, 2011 at the Marriott Wardman Park  in Washington, DC. 


  • May 12, 2011

    Health Reform Means Medicare Cuts for Seniors

    NCPA – Medicare reforms will drastically reduce Medicare spending, according to a study from the National Center for Policy Analysis.


  • May 11, 2011

    Subsidized Solar Power Among Fastest Growing Energy Sources

    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

    Update on Federal Medicaid Funding

    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

    Competition, Choice Still Winners For Electricity Consumers

    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

    Offshore Drilling Ban Hurting Consumer, State and Federal Budgets

    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).