Daily Policy Digest
|Highway Trust Fund Basics: A Primer on Federal Surface Transportation Spending
The Highway Trust Fund is nearly insolvent...
|No More Bee-Pocalypse
Talk of the loss of honeybees has been widely overblown as honeybee-colony numbers hit a 20-year high…
|Healthcare and its Financial Costs to States
High healthcare costs may push states into fiscal instability...
|Credit Supply and the Rise in College Tuition
College tuition is rising exponentially due to student loans...
|Raising the Estate Tax Lowers Aggregate Capital and Output
Increasing the estate tax has an economic cost...
|The Effects of Economic Sanctions on Iranian Oil and Energy
Sanctions are crippling Iran's oil and energy sectors...
|Autonomous Vehicles Will Have Tremendous Impacts on Government Revenue
Autonomous vehicles could have tremendous impacts on American society and government...
|Caution: 21st Century Cures Act Has Suspicious Payment Plan
A new U.S. House bill could change pharmaceutical innovation forever...INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY
|Why Prices Vary for the Same Products
Price dispersion might be best explained by buyers' differing ability and willingness to shop around, rather than by market ignorance...FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF RICHMOND
|Do Medical Bankruptcy Laws Affect Health Insurance Rates?
High premiums on healthcare are risking bankruptcy for American taxpayers...AMERICAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION