Blog

From the implications of Asia's economy to tax and budget analysis in Hawaii and the U.S., the Grassroot Institute blog offers news and commentary on a wide variety of topics related to free market principles and the defense (and propagation) of individual liberty. Come back frequently to see the latest from our staff, contributors, and Board of Scholars.

Undercurrents of Liberty in China

BEIJING, CHINA—Everything in China is big.  Including the battle over its future. I recently returned from the People’s Republic of China.  It’s always a fascinating place with a future as yet unresolved. The country is growing economically, but no one really believes...

Report: 2014 Shanghai Austrian Economic Summit

I cannot fully express the gratitude that I have for TFT Events, ISIL, and the Koch Foundation who generously provided scholarships that made it possible for myself and several other Grassroot Institute Interns to attend the 2nd Shanghai Austrian Economic Summit. As a...

Video: Free Press for a Free Society

In this edition of E Hana Kakou, Grassroot President Keli’i Akina sits down with Andrew Walden, Founder and Editor of Hawaii Free Press. Ten years ago, Mr. Walden founded HFP, bringing his signature brand of investigative journalism and daily news to...