Archives for: "May 2008, 12"

"Gas Tax Holilday": Junk Economics; Questionable Politics

Much political buzz lately has revolved around support by Senators Clinton and McCain, and opposition by Senator Obama, to a "federal gas tax holiday". According to year-old data from the Department of Energy, "The average American uses 500 gallons of… more »

More of the global warming debate

This is the fourth in a series of articles with "Stand-up Economist" Yoram Bauman taking the pro-global-warming-alarmism position and being debated by me and other more expert people such as the Cato Institute's Jerry Taylor and the Heartland… more »