The Law of Increasing Returns

Malthus had things exactly backward. So do his heirs. In both cases, the mistake is to ignore the role of ideas.

Ronald Bailey

What Mahathir Has Wrought

The transformation of Kuala Lumpur and the modernization of Malaysia are the realization of one man's vision--that of the country's longest serving prime minister, Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.

David Martin Jones

Remembering the Future

Taking seriously the admonition that those who forget the past are doomed to repeat its mistakes.

Paul Wolfowitz

The (Not So) Great Game

Central Asia and the Caucasus, we are often told, are vital political and economic interests for the United States. This is, to put it mildly, a gross exaggeration.

Anatol Lieven