2003 Summer Journal

By: The James Madison Institute / 2003



Message From the Publisher – J. Stanley Marshall
Cover Story
The Status of Florida’s Charter Schools – J. Stanley Marshall and Jennifer Rippner
An up-to-the minute look at innovation and accountability within Florida’s charter school movement.
Myths about the Prescription Drug Industry – Merrill Matthews, Jr.
Demonizing the pharmaceuticals industry could result in an enormous cost to society in terms of pain not relieved, diseases not cured, and lives not saved.

Growth Referendum: Paving the Way for Special Interests – Patrick Slevin
Florida Hometown Democracy threatens to politicize growth management.

The Literature of Liberty: A Summer Reading List – Kavita Kanhai and Tim Bernier
Our interns provide a Generation X perspective on classic free-market books.