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1889 Institute joins Mackinac Center for important study on How “To End Corporate Welfare”

Staff Report   Oklahoma City – Critiques of robust government interference in picking winners and losers in the economy believe government support for businesses through subsidies and other special treatment, commonly referred to as corporate welfare, has proven time and again to be an ineffective use of taxpayer dollars. But the practice persists, with policymakers […]

1889 Institute releases Education Savings Account proposal

Staff Report OKLAHOMA CITY – The 1889 Institute, an Oklahoma state policy think tank, has published “A Truly Universal Education Savings Account Proposal, Including Fiscal Implications.” This school choice proposal would see the state offer every public-school-age child, kindergarten and above, an Education Savings Account (ESA). ESAs are state-funded and administered accounts that pay for […]

ANALYSIS As the future rushes in: Tuition hikes and horses and buggies vs. MOOCs and Innovation

by Patrick B. McGuigan, editor OKLAHOMA CITY – Tuition at Oklahoma’s 25 public colleges and universities will go up an average of 8.4 percent this year, the Associated Press reports. Hikes for undergraduates will range from Langston’s 3.7 percent boost to about 13 percent at Rose State. The state Higher Education Regents and Chancellor Glen […]

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