Writings

Op-Eds

America Needs More Employment-Based Immigrants
RealClearMarkets.com, September 29, 2021

My Biracial Nieces and Nephews Demonstrate the Bankruptcy of Woke Racial Preferences
The American Spectator, September 14, 2021

A Case for Abolishing the International Monetary Fund
RealClearMarkets.com, September 3, 2021

Empire of Pain: The Sacklers, OxyContin, and Two Unstated Questions
The American Spectator, September 1, 2021

Samuelson Friedman: A Joint Biography Marred by Misleading and Unfounded Attacks
The American Spectator, August 16, 2021

Flirting With Tyrants: An Olympic Problem
The American Spectator, August 4, 2021

Economic Lessons From the Failed War On Drugs
RealClearMarkets.com, July 28, 2021

Six Facts the Left Doesn’t Want You To Know About Global Warming
RealClearMarkets.com, July 12, 2021

Co-author with Stephen Moore, The Population Bomb Doomsday Scam
The American Spectator, June 28, 2021

Co-author with Stephen Moore, Immigrants do not steal our jobs, they create them in the economy
TheHill.com, March 30, 2021

Joe Biden’s Global Warming Emotion Is Not Supported By Facts
RealClearMarkets.com, March 30, 2021

First Amendment Rights May Be Most Important, But Not Because They’re First
RealClearMarkets.com, February 11, 2021

Falling CO2 Emissions Expose ‘Global Warming’ Alarmism As Anti-Science
RealClearMarkets.com, January 15, 2021

Sen. Chris Coons Wants Twitter to Hide Reality of ‘Global Warming’
RealClearMarkets.com, November 24, 2020

Amazon Thoroughly Wrecks Narrative About Lockdowns Being Necessary
RealClearMarkets.com, October 6, 2020

Let’s Be Serious, More C02 Isn’t Making the Earth ‘Uninhabitable’
RealClearMarkets.com, August 17, 2020

This Jew Stands With John Kass Against Anti-Semitic Hit
RealClearPolitics.com, August 16, 2020

Thomas Sowell Happily Removes Color From the Success Equation
RealClearMarkets.com, July 28, 2020

The Crucial Question That Requires Asking: Is There a Climate Problem?
RealClearMarkets.com, June 18, 2020

Voluntary Wearing of Mask Could Smooth a Quick Re-Opening
RealClearMarkets.com, April 20, 2020

The Wall Street Journal Hits a Gusher of Oil Market Nonsense
RealClearMarkets.com, April 4, 2020

Wall Street Journal Editorial Runs From Its Free-Market Principles
RealClearMarkets.com, April 2, 2020

“Paul Krugman Is a Global Warming Alarmist. Don’t Be Like Him”
RealClearMarkets.com, January 16, 2020

“The Depleted Medicare Part A Trust Fund Is An Opportunity, But Not for Government”
RealClearMarkets.com, September 19, 2019

“Is $201 Less Income Growth Each Year a Global Warming Catastrophe?”
RealClearMarkets.com, September 4, 2019

“Slash the cost of college with two-year bachelor’s programs”
Washington Examiner, August 5, 2019

“The Pledge Every Politician Should Be Asked to Make: No New Entitlements”
RealClearMarkets.com, July 5, 2019

“A Warmer Earth Saves Lives, and Makes the World More Prosperous”
RealClearMarkets.com, June 4, 2019

“The Socialist Overtones That Underlie Anti-Semitism”
RealClearMarkets.com, May 21, 2019

“Conservatives Should Follow Buckley’s Example in the Fight Against Anti-Semitism”
RealClearReligion.org, March 22, 2019

“Not Too Big to Fail: Break Up the Catholic Church”
RealClearReligion.org, March 6, 2019

“A 70 Percent Tax Rate Would in Some Ways Favor the Rich”
RealClearMarkets.com, February 6, 2019

Big Rise in Interracial Marriage Since “I Have a Dream” Speech
HumanProgress.org, February 5, 2019

“Economic Data Are Clear: Phillips Curve Points in the Wrong Direction”
RealClearMarkets, February 1, 2019

“Wealth Managers: A Plague on Investors”
Conservative Intelligence Briefing, November 27, 2018

“Two Under the Radar Triumphs for American Society”
Conservative Intelligence Briefing, August 6, 2018

“Forget racial preferences — here’s a better way to increase diversity in college admissions”
Washington Examiner, June 15, 2018

“Illegal Immigration Crises Harm Efforts to Increase Legal Immigration”
Conservative Intelligence Briefing, May 29, 2018

“The Myth of Catastrophic Global Warming Consensus”
Conservative Intelligence Briefing, May 14, 2018

“Diversity Programs: Elite Discrimination Against “Over Represented” Jews and Asian Americans”
Conservative Intelligence Briefing, May 3, 2018

“Legalize the health insurance dream team: Allow catastrophic plans paired with Health Savings Accounts”
Washington Examiner, March 30, 2018

“Tucker Carlson’s and Laura Ingraham’s simple (and wrong) immigration economics”
Washington Examiner, December 6, 2017

“Why The U.S. Should Support Kurdish Independence”
Forbes.com, September 27, 2017

“End NCAA cheating and corruption: Just pay student athletes”
Washington Examiner, August 28, 2017

“Congress should lift limits on buying catastrophic health coverage”
Washington Examiner, July 5, 2017

“Abolish property tax exemptions for rich nonprofits”
Chicago Tribune, June 27, 2017

“Important Objective Measures Show That The Iraq War Was A Success”
Forbes.com, June 2, 2017

“Even If Carbon Taxes Could Reduce Global Warming, They Would Hurt The Planet”
The Federalist, April 19, 2017

“Why private universities should — like the rest of us — pay property taxes”
Chicago Tribune, April 5, 2017

“Julian Simon Would Tell Us: America Needs More Immigrants”
Reason.com, March 21, 2017

Co-Authored with Julian L. Simon

Public Ownership Versus Private Enterprise: State Liquor Distribution Systems Revisited, Economics Against the Grain, Vol. 1, 1999

The Effects of Regulations on State Liquor Prices, Empirica, 23:303-316, 1996

Legal Issues Publications

Supreme Court Holds State Statutes of Repose Not Pre-empted by CERCLA, Environmental Litigation and Toxic Torts Committee Newsletter, American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and ResourcesSeptember 2014

Does McReynolds Provide a Path to Class Certification in ERISA Cases?, Law.com, co-author with Brent R. Austin, July 25, 2012

Do Advertising Injury Insurance Policies Cover Antitrust Actions? The Exchange, Insurance and Financial Services DevelopmentsAmerican Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law, Spring 2012

Pragmatism v. Principle: Loss Causation and Basic, Law360, June 1, 2011

Increasing Scrutiny of Gov’t Contingency Fee Deals, Law360co-author with Brent R. Austin, November 2, 2010

Obtain the Illinois Credit Agreements Act’s Broad Protection Against Lender Liability Claims: Choose Illinois Law for Your Financing Agreements, Illinois Venture Capital Association website, March 2010

Contacting Class Members—Before and After Class Certification: The ABA’s View, Product Liability Law & Strategy, co-author with Brent R. Austin and Nancy F. Afrasiabi, April 2008

The Best Defense Against Lender Liability Claims, The Secured Lender, co-author with Richard P. Glovka, May 1998

Prior Owner of Contaminated Panel Escapes CERCLA Liability, Illinois Environmental Law Letter, May 1, 1995
Property Purchasers’ Claims Against Sellers for Leaking USTs Are Limited, Illinois Environmental Law Letter, February 1995

The Ignored Effect: Taxes and the Calculation of Commercial Damages, Business Lawyer Update, Vol. 12, No. 1, co-author with H. Roderic Heard and Mark W. Haller, September 1, 1991

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