American Compass


The new age of interventionism—the big state is back in business Share This

Jan 13, 2022

THE ECONOMIST—American Compass executive director Oren Cass joins the Money Talks podcast to discuss the growing embrace of industrial policy.

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A Young and Restless Conservatism Share This

Jan 12, 2022

LAW & LIBERTY—In an exploration of the New Right, Elayne Allen highlights the role of American Compass’s membership group in affording “real friendship, intellectual growth, cultivation of virtue, and merriment to participants.”

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Many countries are seeing a revival of industrial policy Share This

Jan 10, 2022

THE ECONOMIST—A special report on industrial policy and the relationship between business and the state cites American Compass executive director Oren Cass as one of the leading voices calling for a rethinking of industrial policy’s potential in the modern market.

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Can Free Trade Work for Everyone? Share This

Jan 10, 2022

THE NEW YORK TIMES—Peter Coy discusses the debate over free trade, highlighting Oren Cass’s rebuttal of Glenn Hubbard’s recent book.

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Make Good (School) Choices Share This

Dec 15, 2021

Johns Hopkins’s Ashley Berner and the Manhattan Institute’s Andy Smarick discuss options and tradeoffs in restructuring American public education.

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Failing on Purpose Survey Share This

Dec 14, 2021

Education reformers have lost sight of what most Americans believe public education is for.

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Marco Rubio gets it. Our economic addiction to China is a national security threat. Share This

Dec 08, 2021

THE WASHINGTON POST—Henry Olsen discusses Sen. Rubio’s remarks at American Compass’s inaugural Henry Clay Lecture in Political Economy.

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The School of Self-Rule Share This

Dec 06, 2021

Public education must empower the common citizen.

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Announcing the Common Good Economics Grant Program Share This

Oct 12, 2021

The Common Good Economics grant program will support projects rethinking the role that economic policy can play in advancing the common good.

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Americans Support a Generous Child Benefit Tied to Work Share This

Sep 14, 2021

A Survey on the Expanded Child Tax Credit

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Not What They Bargained For: A Survey of American Workers Share This

Sep 06, 2021

The Better Bargain Survey explores workers’ attitudes about their jobs and organized labor; their appetite for greater support, voice, and power in the workplace; and their reactions to political messages and policy reforms

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Oren Cass Joins Moment of Truth Podcast Share This

Aug 09, 2021

MOMENT OF TRUTH PODCAST—American Compass executive director Oren Cass joins American Moment’s podcast to discuss economics, working class families, and conservatism.

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