Charles Lane
Charles Lane

Charles Lane writes about the economy for the Washington Post editorial page.

Moneybox
Aug. 3 2010 10:05 AMI'll Bet You a Chevy Volt I'm RightWhat Daniel Gross gets wrong about electric car subsidies.
Jurisprudence
April 14 2004 4:02 PMHabeas SchmabeasThe 60-year-old case that will decide Guantanamo.
Moneybox
July 30 2010 9:51 AMUnaffordable at Any Speed President Obama's electric car subsidies are snobby and foolish.
Books
Jan. 8 1997 3:30 AMCan We Really Feed the World?The problem with humanitarian intervention.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.