Monday, March 2, 2015

Think Tank Quickies (#164)

  • Brookings study: Sex, contraception, or abortion?
  • Urban Institute study on "survival sex": Does trading sex define who you are?
  • AEI President Arthur Brooks gives advice on love; tells how he pursued his wife in Spain.
  • Comic: Life of a think tank economist, via Justin Wolfers.
  • Fascinating take on Netanyahu's speech from think tank tank expert, via Marc Lynch of CNAS.
  • Newt Gingrich CPAC remarks about foreign governments trying to influence US think tanks.
  • Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) gets copy of David Boaz's The Libertarian Mind at Cato booth at CPAC.
  • If you are not a think tank expert you likely know close to nothing?
  • European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR): the "Ruxit" is real.
  • New Third Way study: voters trust Republicans more than Democrats to protect them from terrorism; only hope is Hillary Clinton.