Archive: Lawrence McQuillan
Lawrence J. McQuillan is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Center on Entrepreneurial Innovation at the Independent Institute.
Immigration, Migration, and the Naiveté of Nativism
What’s wrong with the “fix your own government” argument opposing immigration?
Trump and Newsom Think Alike on Deadly Wildfires
Both President Trump and Governor Newsom propose easing environmental regulations for forest-thinning to speed up wildfire prevention.
Historic Landmark Status Punishes Manhattan’s Iconic Strand Bookstore
The store has a new “partner,” the Preservation Commission, which has authority to block, alter, and delay business decisions.
California’s DMV Drives Us Crazy, Reforms Are Needed
California Gov. Gavin Newsom has created a “DMV Reinvention Strike Team” to recommend “long-term . . . reform”.
Hacking Mosquitoes to Save Lives
How Innovation is Being Harnessed to Take on Deadly Diseases at the Source
Developing Countries Lead in Education Innovation
Old-line government schools are failing many children, especially in low-income neighborhoods.
WATCH: Shouldn’t Healthcare be Portable?
Why should you lose your health insurance if you leave your job?
How a Charity Uses Fake Money and Auction Markets to Help Feed America
This nonprofit worked with economists to solve a knowledge problem.