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Don’t mess with Christmas in Texas

Don’t mess with Christmas in Texas

Mark Jones, fellow in political science, comments on Texas' 2013 Merry Christmas law. Read the full article in the Dec. 14, 2014, edition of The Day.

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Mexico Shale Boom Outlook Dims as U.S. Drillers Struggle

Mexico Shale Boom Outlook Dims as U.S. Drillers Struggle

Kenneth Medlock III, the James A. Baker III and Susan Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics, comments on Mexico's untimely welcome of the U.S. shale revolution. Read ...

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Jan. 12, 2015, 5:30 p.m.

Co-responsibility and Reform: Foreign and Domestic Perspectives on Immigration

A select group of stakeholders will explore foreign and domestic immigration policies and ...

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Jan. 27, 2015, 4 p.m.

Shale and the Promise of North American Energy Security

Kenneth B. Medlock III, senior director of the Baker Institute Center for Energy ...

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Feb. 3, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Income and Wealth Inequality in the United States: Evidence, Causes and Solutions

Three renowned economists will share their views on the underlying causes and consequences ...

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Founded in 1993, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy has established itself as one of the premier nonpartisan public policy think tanks in the country. The institute ranks 11th among university-affiliated think tanks worldwide, 20th among U.S. think tanks and fifth among energy and resource think tanks, according to a 2013 study by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.

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