Tag: economy

Populism: How should economic policy respond? | IN 60 SECONDS

In this populist moment, conservatives should champion and renew their basic values, principles, and priorities, and the economic policies that flow from them. These commitments advance a particular vision of society in which free markets reward individual initiative, public policy advances opportunity, and energy and dynamism characterize our economic lives. It’s a society that demands personal responsibility, self-reliance, and self-discipline,...

The Japanese Government Wants You to Date | Explorer

[music playing] FRANCESCA FIORENTINI (VOICEOVER): Here in the Japanese countryside, some of Japan’s most eligible bachelors are waiting to meet their mates. The mayor is here. Parents are here. Eligible bachelors and bachelorettes are here. FRANCESCA FIORENTINI (VOICEOVER): They’ve even summoned the city’s mascots, the great warrior Masamitsu and his wife. [speaking japanese] [speaking japanese] FRANCESCA FIORENTINI (VOICEOVER): This is...