Do Liberals Understand Economics Better Than Conservatives?

The answer to the question is no, according to a study conducted by Dan Klein, an econ professor at George Mason University and Dr. Zeljka Buturovic of Zogby International.

This from the Wall Street Journal:

Who is better informed about the policy choices facing the country—liberals, conservatives or libertarians? According to a Zogby International survey that [...]


Why More Econ Majors Are Republicans Rather Than Democrats

The New York Fed just published a study on the political and civic behaviors of college graduates based on their majors (“Is Economics Coursework, or Majoring in Economics, Associated with Different Civic Behaviors?” Sam Allgood, William Bosshardt, Wilbert van der Klaauw, and Michael Watts (no. 450, May 2010)). Don’t ask me why they study these [...]


Heather Graham On Health Care Policy

By Jeff Harding.

I confess to being an e-mail  subscriber to Yes, it’s for all the reasons you suspect: spying on the enemy. There maybe some issue somewhere that I would agree with them, but I can’t really remember. So, I’ll just say that I’m against everything they and George Soros stand for. [...]