Posts by Carl P. Close
Carl P. Close is a Research Fellow and former Executive Editor for Acquisitions and Content at the Independent Institute and former Assistant Editor of The Independent Review.
New Book Exposes the ‘Terrible 10’ Worst U.S. Economic Policy Mistakes
Did Workers Get Trapped in the Federal ‘Safety Net’?
Farm Pork Even After Death
A New Case for Freedom of Immigration: Alvaro Vargas Llosa’s Global Crossings
Prison Eugenics in the Golden State
Jim Crow and the Progressives
The $800 per Person Uncertainty Tax
Guardian Against Tyranny: The Writ of Habeas Corpus
Deficit Reduction and the Coming Inflation?
Why Has Congress Militarized the Bureaucrats?
Toward a Better Balanced Budget Amendment
What Gives Rise to “Crony Capitalism”?
Why Are Cops Acting Like Soldiers?
Fascinating Questions from The Independent Review
Are You a Victim of Environmental Cancer Hype?
Fire Safety Lessons from Nigeria
Regime Uncertainty and Firearm Purchases
Should Insurance Regulation Be Used as a Political Pawn?
Disincentives to Work Have Slowed U.S. Economic Growth
World War II Didn’t End the Great Depression
Nixon and Buchanan: Power versus Principle
Greatest Hits of 2012
Robert Bork (1927-2012)
The Fiscal Cliff and Policy Uncertainty
I, Pencil: The Movie

  • Catalyst
  • Beyond Homeless