Commentary

An ugly rumor is floating around, probably fostered by a disaffected Democratic presidential candida
U.S. MILITARY MIGHT is only as reliable as the supply of gears, engines and electronics that compris
My editor called the other day and said, Erich, how would you like me to give you a raise and cut yo
THE DEPARTMENT of Energy recently announced plans to conduct a World Coal Trade Study to identify ex
MOST OF THE TIME, our friends over at the Wall Street Journal are sticklers for Original Intent, the
Ex-Im Bank's Future

Is Not BleakRichard Lawrence's essay, Ex-Im Bank's Bleak Future (Opinion
So much blistering rhetoric has been uttered about whether sanctions against South Africa work, prop
THE ECONOMIC NEWS has been good of late. The widely-feared winter recession has not materialized, th
OVERTHROWING A GOVERNMENT is relatively easy. Replacing it is a different matter altogether.

We're all familiar with the marketing flub by Coca-Cola. For more than six generations, Coca-Cola ha
On Oct. 16, 1987, after a loss of more than 9 percent in the preceding eight trading days, the Stand
THE CABINET-LEVEL Economic Policy Council will meet Wednesday to review an interagency recommendatio
FRUSTRATED TRUCKERS HAULED the chairman of the Interstate Commerce Commission into court last week t
THE AMERICAN POLITICAL SYSTEM needs villains. When U.S. political leaders find themselves unable to