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By Susan Pendergrass on Aug 25, 2020

What is school choice? Many believe it’s a way to get disadvantaged children out of terrible schools. But in 2020, it’s pretty easy to see that it’s much more universal than that.

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By Jakob Puckett on Aug 24, 2020

The Missouri Renewable Energy Standard requires that at least 15 percent of Missouri’s electricity from state-regulated electric utilities (such as Ameren and Evergy) come from green energy sources by next year.

By Patrick Ishmael on Aug 20, 2020

Last week, Stuart Butler of the Brookings Institution joined the Show-Me Institute Podcast to talk about his views on health care reform in the United States. Though we disagree on some poi

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By Corianna Baier on Aug 18, 2020

In a recent paper, Michael D. Farren and Matthew D. Mitchell compare economic development incentive decisions by two states to the prisoner’s dilemma in game theory.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Aug 18, 2020

Parents are angry and confused right now. Many are receiving mixed messages from school districts about what's going to happen in the fall. Critical information arrives late in the process and changes frequently.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Aug 17, 2020

And so it begins. School districts are announcing their plans for how they will reopen, and the protests have begun.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Aug 14, 2020

This week, my colleague Susan Pendergrass and I had the opportunity to sit down for a podcast with Stuart Butler, Senior Fellow of Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution and a former researcher with the Heritage Foundation.

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By Abigail Burrola on Aug 13, 2020

When it was clear last spring that schools would not be reopening for the remainder of the school year, schools started to sort through logistics, like grading. Would students be receiving grades for work done remotely? What, if any, penalties would there be for not completing remote learning?

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By Patrick Tuohey on Aug 12, 2020
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By Corianna Baier on Aug 11, 2020

If you need a reminder regarding the negative consequences of economic development incentives, look no further than