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About PolicyBot

PolicyBot is a free online database and search engine that …

  • provides fast and easy access to the best research and commentary from the nation’s free-market think tanks and advocacy groups
  • contains full texts, brief summaries, and source citations for more than 30,000 reports, articles, policy briefs, podcasts, and videos
  • delivers PDF or HTML versions of every publication
  • can be searched by keyword, author, or publication, and results can be displayed chronologically by date of publication (starting with most recent) or by relevance.

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LATEST DOCUMENTS

Dec 30, 2014

Philadelphia Agency Sues Drugmaker

In a move that could have serious consequences for the prescription drug industry, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority filed a lawsuit alleging drug-maker Gilead Sciences is enga

Dec 27, 2014

Pennsylvania Teachers Woefully Unprepared for Classroom Challenges, Study Finds

Teachers are not ready to teach in many states including Pennsylvania.

Dec 19, 2014

Pence Proposes Education Agenda to Expand School Choice

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is proposing to expand school choice and education options beyond having the broadest school voucher program in the nation.

Dec 19, 2014

Seton Motley: How Title II classification Could lead to Internet Tax

Jim Lakely, communications director at The Heartland Institute and co-director of Heartland's Center on the Digital Economy, talked with one of the best free-market tech experts in Washington: Less

Dec 19, 2014

Missouri Homeschool Family Sues After Home Raid

In September 2011, a homeschool family in Missouri had a traumatic encounter with local law enforcement when a sheriff and his deputy entered their home without a warrant.

Dec 19, 2014

New Study Shows Unpredictable Effects of Monetary Policy Intervention

A new paper by New York University Assistant Professor of Finance Johannes Stroebel and University of Chicago Assistant Professor of Economics Joseph Vavra explores the relationship between home an