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By Eva Moskowitz on Nov 21, 2016
Eva Moskowitz founded Success Academy Charter Schools in 2006. Over the past ten years, Success has become the largest network of public charter schools in New York City, and one of the highest-performing schools in the country.
By Wendell Cox on Nov 15, 2016
Wendell Cox talks with Mike Ferguson about his soon-to-be-released paper: Kansas City–Genuinely World Class: A Competitive Analysis.
By Michael Highsmith on Nov 03, 2016

The Missouri Automobile Dealership Association has sued to force Tesla to sell their cars through independent dealerships instead of directly to customers. Why shouldn't Tesla be allowed to pursue the business model it believes will make it successful?

By Patrick Ishmael on Nov 02, 2016

The Affordable Care Act has transformed healthcare across the country. In Missouri and other states, there are steps that can be taken to open up healthcare to more market competition.

By Michael Austin on Oct 19, 2016
Show-Me Institute Policy Analyst Michael Austin notes that the percentage of Missouri workers employed by startups has fallen dramatically. If the state got out of the way, perhaps more companies would open in the Show-Me State.
By John Cochrane on Oct 14, 2016
John Cochrane, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses policies to spur economic growth in this Speakers Series presentation.
By Michael Q. McShane on Oct 12, 2016

Why not bring the most successful education policies from around the world here to the United States? Because it isn't that simple.

By James V. Shuls on Oct 04, 2016

What does student success look like to you?  That was one of the questions asked last week at the eighth Regional Meeting on Education hosted by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education at Pattonville Hi

By Michael Q. McShane on Sep 15, 2016

The tenth annual Education Next poll assessed the views of American’s on our education system.

By Michael Q. McShane on Sep 14, 2016

Later this week, I’m hopping on a plane and heading to Vienna, Austria to give a keynote address on educational entrepreneurship to Junior Achievement Europe’s International Summit for Educators.

I’ll report back with what I learn—in the meantime, here’s the promotional video.