Here are two excellent articles in Forbes by two excellent economists at George Mason University. The first discusses today's situation in particular while the second discusses the broader framework for modern American economics:
Organic Market, by… more »
Senator Jim DeMint and Representative Jeb Hensarling have said it far better than I could in this must-read article:
Dawn of Energy Independence?
Rep. Jeb Hensarling and Sen. Jim DeMint, Human Events, 09/18/2008… more »