Special Publications

The NCPA occasionally produces special publications, such as Briefing Books, Conference Proceedings and Copublications with other institutes. Studies by NCPA scholars published elsewhere are included by permission.

Global Warming Primer 2nd Edition

NCPA’s global warming primer presents a factual analysis of the state of the climate, the threats posed by global warming, and the implications and results of the possible responses to warming. Presen…

An Analysis of the Proposed Medicaid Expansion in Michigan
Grading Texas Schools: A Preliminary Report on North Texas
Economics of the 2013-2014 Debate Topic: U.S. Economic Engagement Toward Cuba, Mexico or Venezuela

Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its economic engagement toward Cuba, Mexico or Venezuela.

Congressional Brief: Federal Involvement in Education

Through the U.S. Department of Education, created in 1979, the federal government has incrementally increased its role in education over the last 30 years. Federal spending on public elementary and se…

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Examining the Safety, Security, Privacy and Regulatory Issues of Integration into U.S. Airspace
The State of Health Care Spending

The following is a presentation provided by the research team at the Private Enterprise Research Center at Texas A&M University.

Congressional Brief: Taxes, Spending and the Debt Limit

The main impact of the Fiscal Cliff was averted on January 1, 2013, by a last minute agreement by the Obama administration with the Senate and House of Representatives. Among other things, the America…