Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws

The single most important economic and sociological change in our society in the past 60 years has been the entry of women into the labor market...

Handbook on State Health Care Reform

Reforming health care is one of the great challenges facing our country today. Based on our experience, true transformational reform must begin in state capitols, not in the halls of Congress.

Lives at Risk

As we move further into the twenty-first century, it is clear that we are living with a number of institutions that were not designed for the Information Age. One of those institutions is health care.

Tax Briefing Book

This book covers the burden of taxation, taxes and growth, spending and deficits, tax fairness, taxes on Work, and other tax issues.

Patient Power

The thesis of this book is simple:  If we want to solve the nation's health care crisis, we must apply the same common-sense principles to medical care that we apply to other goods and services.  Heal…


As this book goes to press, Latin American politics are undergoing dramatic and radical change. This change has been largely unnoticed by the North American news media - perhaps because it is overshad…

Dismantling the State

Although the term 'free enterprise' is conventionally used to describe the economic systems of the United States and Britain the salient characteristic of both economies is the size of the public sect…

PRIVATIZATION: The Proceedings of a Conference

On October 12, 1984 a conference was held in Washington. To my knowledge no conference like it had ever been held before.

The conference was attended by the leaders from the major public policy researc…