Germany Just Eliminated College Tuition

Bear with me through the end of this rant. It is full of resources and is a useful example of how economics and context are important to understanding a policy. Happy Friday!

I’ve been thinking a lot about the statistics shared in class last night by our guest speaker. … Continue reading

Supreme Court Lightens Restrictions on Individual Campaign Donations

The Supreme Court issued a decision today in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission. In a 5-4 decision, the Court ruled that “aggregate” limits on campaign donations were unconstitutional, freeing up individuals to donate to as many presidential candidates, congressional candidates, parties and some political action groups as they wish, as … Continue reading