Even if austerity is great, it won't work in Europe

Feature:Opinion | James Poulos

Europe and America are so different that nothing that succeeds or fails in one should be assumed to work or not work in the other.

How to restore trust in mortgage-backed securities

Opinion | Marc Joffe & Anthony Randazzo

Mortgage finance risk won’t return to the private sector until investors have faith in mortgage-backed securities.

The real confidence fairy

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Why Paul Krugman’s supreme confidence in his economic theories is misplaced.

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Feature:Opinion | Alex Castellanos

The truth about the gender wage gap.

Are all paychecks created equal?

Feature:Opinion | Steven Horwitz

The truth about the lingering gap between men’s and women’s earnings.

European austerity nothing but smoke and mirrors

Opinion | J. Keith Johnson

Western economies are struggling as a direct result of big government’s addiction to spending other people’s money.

Time to end our unwinnable drug war

Opinion | Benjamin Powell

Why America (and the world) would be better off if drugs were legal.

George Will: 'Our president is not a great student of American history' [VIDEO] - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

George Will attacks Obama for boasting about adding 600,000 new jobs to the economy in three months: ‘Our president is not a great student of American history’

The 'March toward Madness' continues

Opinion | Matthew Miller

America’s corporate tax system is woefully out of date.

Dollar weakening on euro smokescreen

Opinion | J. Keith Johnson

The celebration over the recent movements in the dollar may have been a bit premature, if the past two weeks are any indication.

There's no such thing as a free lunch

Feature:Opinion | J. Peder Zane

Obama’s repudiation of the laws of economics is as dangerous as his assault on religious liberty.

The economic lessons of Valentine's Day

Feature:Opinion | Christopher Coyne

The holiday may improve our relationships, but it won’t improve the economy.

Romney wrong on minimum wage

Opinion | Christian Whiton

On Wednesday, Romney reaffirmed his support for automatic raises in the minimum wage.

Message to Mitt: A rising tide lifts all boats

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

Romney needs to run on a message of economic empowerment.

No, the French aren't gaining on us

Feature:Opinion | Joseph Chrisman

According to New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, in recent decades the French economy has grown faster than ours.

The president's dangerous Grannynomics

Opinion | Richard Lorenc

President Obama’s new industrial policy mirrors the localist “Grannynomics” movement of Chicago’s South Side.

Dude, you killed your job

Opinion | Patrick Chisholm

If the Occupiers thought about what goes into creating a job, they’d be tea partiers.

What's next on the trade front?

Feature:Opinion | Sen. Rob Portman

We need to give President Obama trade negotiating authority.

The case for a Fast-Track Infrastructure Board

Feature:Opinion | Christopher H. Lee

Hundreds of large infrastructure projects are caught in bureaucratic bottlenecks.

9-9-9 is smarter than a fifth-grader

Opinion | Bob Maistros

Why Herman Cain’s tax plan won’t hurt lower- and middle-income workers.