Posts by Carl Close
Carl Close is Research Fellow and Senior Editor for The Independent Institute and Assistant Editor of The Independent Review and editor of The Lighthouse, The Independent Institute’s weekly e-mail newsletter.
Full Biography and Recent Publications
What to Do About Drones: A Symposium
Trade Wars Put Prosperity in the Cross Hairs
New Book Reveals the Timely Wisdom of America’s First Constitution
Future: Economic Peril or Prosperity? Offers Message of “Cautious Optimism”
Understanding the Climate Science Boom
Anthony de Jasay: Political Philosopher Par Excellence
In Memoriam: Robert A. Conquest (1917–2015)
Harvard Professor’s Latest ‘Heresy’ Throws Water on Obama EPA’s Climate Policy
A Case for Patent Reform
The Case for Victim Justice
Debunking Democracy with James M. Buchanan
Coercive Foreign Policies and the Boomerang Effect
Patent Trolls: Their Threat to U.S. Innovation—and the Solutions
Sweatshops: Misunderstood Paths Out of Poverty
The Independent Review—Summer 2014 Issue Now Available
Global Poverty and the Tyranny of Experts
P. J. O’Rourke on the Baby Boom Generation
The Independent Review — Spring 2014 Issue Now Available
America’s Spymasters and Cultural Propaganda
The Independent Review—Winter Issue Now Available
Stephen Halbrook’s Gun Control in the Third Reich
Did Workers Get Trapped in the Federal ‘Safety Net’?
A New Case for Freedom of Immigration: Alvaro Vargas Llosa’s Global Crossings
Prison Eugenics in the Golden State
Jim Crow and the Progressives

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