Policy Market Blog

Remember Man That Thou Art Dust

Martin Kennedy - Monday, March 11, 2019
The ongoing situation at the legislature is scandalous.

The Speaker, the Think Tank, and Regulatory Capture

Martin Kennedy - Monday, March 11, 2019
Regulatory Capture: The industry or interest that is supposed to be regulated 'captures' the regulatory authority. Of course, they have the greatest incentive to influence how they're regulated and who's doing the regulating.

Vouchers and Primary Responsibility for Education

Martin Kennedy - Monday, March 11, 2019
Policy is not some independent variable. Rather, people respond to incentives and dis-incentives. What should we be encouraging / discouraging?

Ed Choice_Part 2

Martin Kennedy - Monday, March 11, 2019
Why subsidize education at all? To consider that is to begin to think clearly regarding policy options