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The FDA Could Easily Solve the Baby Formula Shortage by Allowing More Imports from Europe
By Drs. Raymond March and Glenn Furton | Published by Fortune on May 18, 2022
Kids and the Coronavirus: Unintended Consequences Two Years Later
By Dr. Stefanie Meyer | Published by Merion West on March 12, 2022
In North Dakota, School Choice is Limited to Parents Who Can Pay
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on February 2, 2022
Existential Economics
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by Profectus in Winter 2022
Education Freedom in North Dakota Among the Worst in U.S.
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on January 23, 2022
Privacy and Safety Issues with Facebook's New 'Metaventure'
By Dr. Zahid Anwar | Published by Dark Reading on December 15, 2021
Trust in the Workplace
By Dr. Joshua Marineau | Published by Fargo INC! on December 1, 2021
SMU's Prolonged NCAA Execution
By Dr. Kerianne Lawson | Published by Sportico on December 8, 2021
This Thanksgiving, Let's Be Grateful for Human Progress
By Drs. Clay Routledge and John Bitzan | Published by The Hill on November 25, 2021
Most Americans Believe They Can Live Meaningful Lives
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by The Washington Examiner on November 20, 2021
Benefiting From a Lockdown: How Local Entrepreneurs Found a Silver Lining in the Midst of Quarantine
By Dr. Joshua Marineau | Published by Fargo INC! on November 1, 2021
Warren's Ransomware Bill Victimizes Targets to Collect Data
By Drs. Zahid Anwar and Jeremy Straub | Published by The Hill on October 13, 2021
Can Modern Technology Help Build Trust Between Azerbaijan and Armenia?
By Dr. Fariz Huseynov | Published by The Caspian Post on October 1, 2021
Would Regulation Prevent AI From Becoming an Evil Overlord?
By Dr. Jeremy Straub | Published by Dakota Digital Review in October 2021
Gamestop or Stopping the Game?
By Dr. Fariz Huseynov | Published by Dakota Digital Review in October 2021
We Need Extreme Measures to Recover Afghans' Personal Data
By Drs. Zahid Anwar and Jeremy Straub | Published by The Hill on September 17, 2021
Bring the Outdoors into Your Hybrid Work Routine
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by Harvard Business Review on September 16, 2021
Biden Vaccination Mandate May Pit Employers Against State Laws
By Dr. Jeremy Straub | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on September 10, 2021
Rediscovering the Bonds We Share
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by Profectus in Fall 2021
The COVID Pandemic and Entrepreneurs' Social Networks
By Dr. Joshua Marineau | Published by Fargo INC! in August 2021
It Is Easy To Complain About Higher Ed. At NDSU We Are Working On Solutions. 
By Drs. John Bitzan and Clay Routledge | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on August 16, 2021
Views From a Public Choice Economist
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on August 12, 2021
Why Aren’t More Americans Getting Vaccinated?—Blame the FDA
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by Free the People on August 10, 2021
Failing Students for the Future
By Drs. Clay Routledge and John Bitzan | Published by Inside Higher Ed on August 3, 2021
Panic Won't Stop the Delta Variant. The Market Will.
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The National Interest on July 20, 2021
US Railroads Offer Lessons On the Perils of Regulation as a Substitute for 'Competition'
By Dr. John Bitzan | Published by The Hill on July 14, 2021
College Kids Don't Understand Socialism—or Capitalism. Our Research Proves It
By Drs. John Bitzan and Clay Routledge | Published by Newsweek on July 12, 2021
The FDA Was Right to Approve Aducanumab for Alzheimer's
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by Inside Sources on July 11, 2021
Giving Kids More Freedom Encourages Skills
By Lenore Skenazy and Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by USA Today on July 8, 2021
You Can't Cure Your Employee's Existential Crisis. But You Can Help.
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by Harvard Business Review on June 7, 2021
Encourage Immigrant Entrepreneurs with Economic Freedom
By Drs. Ahmad Al Asady and John Bitzan | Published by The Washington Examiner on May 5, 2021
The Surprising Power of Nostalgia at Work
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by Harvard Business Review on April 26, 2021
The Deadly Consequences of Delaying the AstraZeneca Vaccine
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Washington Times on April 7, 2021
Pandemic Causes $1 Billion Revenue Shortfall for North Dakota
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Bismarck Tribune on April 3, 2021
UBI is Not a Recipe for Long-Term Human Flourishing
By Drs. Clay Routledge and Goonzalo Schwarz | Published by Newsweek on March 22, 2021
Local Decision-Makers and Keeping Kids Active During the Pandemic
By Drs. Stefanie Meyer and Collin Webser | Published by Merion West on March 17, 2021
Remember the Good Old Days? No Need to Feel Ashamed If You Do
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by The Wall Street Journal on February 27, 2021
How to Harness Tribalism to Unify Americans
By Dr. Clay Routledge and Ben Wilterdink | Published by Merion West on February 12, 2021
Competition, Not More Regulation, is Needed to Lower Insulin Costs
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on January 14, 2021
Artificial Intelligence, Cyberattacks and the Next Cold War
By Dr. Jeremy Straub | Published by Dakota Digital Review on December 3, 2020
Gig Workers Provide Lifeline During Pandemic
By Dr. Ranjit Godavarthy | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on November 4, 2020
Give Families the Power of School Choice
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on November 3, 2020
Boredom: A Double-Edged Sword, For Individuals and Society
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by Merion West on October 14, 2020
Searching for Common Meaning in the Age of Polarization
By Drs. Gonzalo Schwarz and Clay Routledge | Published by Merion West on September 16, 2020
More Executive Orders Will Not Make Medicines Cheaper
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Hill on September 10, 2020
Meaning and Markets
By Drs. John Bitzan and Clay Routledge | Published by The Bridge on August 31, 2020
The U.S. Has Lots to Lose and Little to Gain by Banning TikTok and WeChat
By Dr. Jeremy Straub | Published by The Conversation, The Street, MarketWatch on August 28, 2020
Has the Time Come for North Dakota Charter Schools?
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Bismarck Tribune on August 23, 2020
COVID-19 and the FDA: Lessons Learned
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Independent Institute in Summer 2021
Free Markets and Meaning in Life
By Drs. Clay Routledge and John Bitzan | Published by The Wall Street Journal on July 30, 2020
How to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine Faster
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Hill on July 20, 2020
Existential Health and Human Flourishing
By Drs. Clay Routledge and John Bitzan | Published by The Washington Examiner on July 9, 2020
COVID-19 Brings Renewed Debate about Legislating Externalities
By Dr. Cheryl Wachenheim | Published for Spotlight on Economics on June 4, 2020
Research Improves Understanding of Public Policies
By Dr. Ryan Yonk | Published for Spotlight on Economics on May 27, 2020
How Will COVID-19 Affect International Trade?
By Dr. Anupa Sharma | Published for Spotlight on Economics on May 13, 2020
Pandemic Protection and Economic Growth are Complements, Not Substitutes
By Dr. Raymond March | Published for Spotlight on Economics on May 6, 2020
Economics Lessons From Bald and Bankrupt
By Dr. Veeshan Rayamajhee | Published for Spotlight on Economics on April 22, 2020
Want to Be an Entrepreneur? Focus On What Gives Your Life Meaning
By Drs. Clay Routledge and John Bitzan | Published by Entrepreneur Magazine on April 20, 2020
Ability to Find Meaning in Life Key to Economic COVID Recovery
By Drs. Clay Routledge and John Bitzan | Published by The Western Journal on April 9, 2020
Look to Local Efforts to Flatten the Curve
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on April 2, 2020
Opportunities in Overcoming Physical Distancing
By Dr. Ganapathy Mahalingam | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on April 1, 2020
COVID-19 Might Cause Us to Reasses Our Work-Family Priorities
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by the Institute for Family Studies on March 30, 2020
Make Licensure Reciprocity Permanent
By Dr. Jeremy Jackson | Published by The Bismarck Tribune on March 30, 2020
We Need Civil Discourse, Even in an Emergency
By Dr. Ryan Yonk | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on March 27, 2020
The Power of Meaning
By Drs. John Bitzan and Clay Routledge | Published by The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on March 27, 2020
Trust Private Enterprise to Flatten the Curve
By Dr. Raymond March | Published by The Hill on March 26, 2020
We Can Fight COVID-19 and Social Isolation by Promoting Meaning
By Dr. Clay Routledge | Published by the Institute for Family Studies on March 17, 2020
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