Matt Ridley writes that the world will miss Calestous Juma . (HT Walter Grinder)
The stunning contrast between the Obama and Trump administrations is also revealed in key mid-level actions that have enormous social consequences. At the Federal Communications Commission, Chairman Ajit Pai is rolling back  the Obama-era net neutrality rules that have choked off  investment. And the Trump administration did an enormous public service when it made no effort  to revive the Obama administration’s overtime regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act after that initiative was struck down in Texas District Court in December 2016. These regulations would have extended overtime protections to all workers earning under $47,892 per year, a policy that would have distorted operations in the gig economy, tech start-ups, and university research laboratories.
John Tamny reviews  George Melloan’s Free People, Free Markets: How the Wall Street Journal Opinion Pages Shaped America .