As people get older, they are happier and happier about their finances.
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Biotechnology could conserve California’s water, if only the state’s green politicians would let it.
Fertility data suggest that the international migration picture is about to change.
The economist’s new book fires back at Steven Levitt and other critics.
The new film confirms Michael Moore’s penchant for agitprop.
Competition can help get technology—and other needed resources—into the hands of the world’s poorest children.
What if Muslim clerics were held to the same standards as Pfizer?
And perhaps you do, too.
An insightful Peruvian could shake up the World Bank.
What the poor need is options, not prescriptions.
Tax hikes on private equity firms will hurt the ordinary investor most.
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As assisted reproduction becomes commonplace, medical and moral difficulties remain.
A civilian adviser says private enterprise is the key to Afghan reconstruction.
The American household is better off than you think.
Government spending, not tax revenue, is a better measure of public involvement in private markets.
A maturing industry faces an aging user base.
Japan continues to grow, defying the expectations of pessimists and triumphalists alike.
The developed nations are happy to send aid, but reluctant to ask uncomfortable questions.