| Monday November 2, 2009 at 11:09 AM PST
In a recent commentary titled “Diagnostics and Therapeutics in Political Economy,” I endeavored to show that an analytical understanding of past growth in the government’s size, scope, and power does not permit us to prescribe effective means of stopping or slowing this growth, particularly any simple “silver bullet” remedy, and I specifically disclaimed any...Read More »
| Saturday July 18, 2009 at 1:07 PM PDT
A passel of bigwig economists has signed a petition urging Congress and the executive branch “to reaffirm their support for and defend the independence of the Federal Reserve System as a foundation of U.S. economic stability.” In support of this defense of the Fed against those now challenging the secrecy of its undertakings and,...Read More »
David J. Theroux
| Wednesday June 3, 2009 at 12:58 AM PDT
Momentum is building with 179 co-sponsors for Congressman Ron Paul’s bill in the U.S. House of Representatives to audit the Federal Reserve System (Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2009) not just because of the growing unrest over the Fed’s gigantic and reckless expansion of trillions of dollars in credit during the past eight months...Read More »
| Sunday April 5, 2009 at 8:23 PM PDT
Independent Institute Senior Fellow Ivan Eland, author of Recarving Rushmore: Ranking the Presidents on Peace, Prosperity and Liberty, and Congressman Ron Paul discuss the imperial presidency on CSPAN’s After Words.
David J. Theroux
| Saturday April 4, 2009 at 1:14 PM PDT
In addition to Senior Fellow Robert Higgs being spotlighted on C-SPAN2’s prestigious In Depth program starting Sunday April 5th, Senior Fellow Ivan Eland will be interviewed by former presidential candidate, Congressman Ron Paul, on C-SPAN2’s widely influential After Words program to discuss Dr. Eland’s new Independent Institute book Recarving Rushmore: Ranking the Presidents on...Read More »
| Tuesday February 17, 2009 at 2:43 PM PST
Yesterday, C-SPAN2 Book TV aired our Jan. 7th policy forum on Recarving Rushmore. Thank you to Ron Paul and Richard Shenkman for participating in the event. Watch it here.