Larry Reed sings the praises of Bettina Bien Greaves, who is still going strong as she approaches her 99th birthday! 
Shikha Dalmia explains and celebrates the blow that Ted Cruz dealt to cronyism by refusing to cave to Big Ethanol .
My colleague Bryan Caplan understands that not all markets work well .
My Mercatus Center colleague Gary Leff does not do economics on the fly; he understands that behind that which is seen is much that is unseen .
Alberto Mingardi points us to this assessment of Thomas Piketty’s work by Antonio Foglia .
Richard Rahn explains the regressiveness of progressivism .
Walter Olson laments the curse of (Michael) Bloombergism .
David Boaz ponders the absence of the Beatles’ “Revolution” in Bernie Sanders’s campaign .