Manhattan Institute Daily Update

Keeping you up-to-date on the latest by Manhattan Institute scholars
May 22, 2015

Energy & the Environment

New York City/State Policy

Watch: Howard Husock Discusses Affordable Housing On NY1's Inside City Hall

How To Get More Affordable Housing For Less Money

Howard Husock, New York Daily News, May 18, 2015

Lighting A Fuse On N.Y.'s Pension Bomb

E.J. McMahon, New York Daily News, May 17, 2015

De Blasio Road Trip Missed Chance To Learn Truth Of NYC's Success

Nicole Gelinas, New York Post, May 18, 2015

Health Care

The True Cost Of Costly Drug Development

Paul Howard and Yevgeniy Feyman, U.S. News & World Report, May 20, 2015

New York Innovates In Medicaid--But Ignores A Key Member Of The Team

Yevgeniy Feyman and Joseph Antos, The Health Care Blog, May 20, 2015

Economy & Finance

Watch: Scott Winship Discusses Income Inequality On Washington Journal


New Grads, Start A Business If You Can't Find A Job

Diana Furchtgott-Roth, WSJ's Marketwatch.com, May 21, 2015

The Great Gatsby Curve: All Heat, No Light

Scott Winship, Brookings Social Media Memos, May 20, 2015

Nonsensical Accusations Of Protectionism Through Currency Manipulation

Charles Calomiris, Forbes.com, May 19, 2015

City Journal

Strange Tales In A One-Party State

Steven Greenhut, City Journal Online, May 21, 2015

Trash Talk

Why did it take Bill de Blasio so long to cut a deal with New York's sanitation workers?
Matthew Hennessey, City Journal Online, May 21, 2015

Teenage Wageland

Los Angeles cuts off a rung of its economic ladder
Jared Meyer, City Journal Online, May 20, 2015

The Green Behind California's Greens

Steven Malanga, City Journal, Spring Issue 2015

The Inconsistent Libertarians Of Convenience

Aaron Renn, Pioneer Press, May 16, 2015
Adapted from City Journal, Spring Issue 2015

Wanted: New York Businessmen With Guts

Myron Magnet, City Journal Online, May 19, 2015

The Kickback Kids

Peter Schweizer's new book documents the Clintons' disturbing financial dealings
Nicole Gelinas, City Journal Online, May 17, 2015

America Meets Mayor Bill

Stephen Eide, City Journal Online, May 15, 2015

Letterman's Farewell

Stefan Kanfer, City Journal Online, May 15, 2015

Culture and Society

What The "Mounting Evidence" On Working Moms Really Shows

Kay Hymowitz, Family Studies, May 20, 2015

Higher Education

The New Jews Of Harvard Admissions

Jason Riley, The Wall Street Journal, May 20, 2015

California

Bankruptcy Exit Plan Can't Fix What Ails S.B.

Ben Boychuk, The Press-Enterprise, May 20, 2015

Crime

The Riot Show!

Heather Mac Donald, National Review, June 1, 2015 Issue

New Books

NOW AVAILABLE ON KINDLE.

How Occupational Licensing Harms The Young

Diana Furchtgott-Roth and Jared Meyer, RealClearPolicy.com, May 22, 2015
Adapted from Disinherited: How Washington Is Betraying America's Young

Obamacare Is A Horror Story For Young Americans

Diana Furchtgott-Roth and Jared Meyer, National Review Online, May 19, 2015
Adapted from Disinherited: How Washington Is Betraying America's Young

Book Review: "Disinherited: How Washington Is Betraying America's Youth"

Diana Furchtgott-Roth and Jared Meyer, Orange County Register, May 19, 2015

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