America’s embrace of self-determination has created prosperity for generations, but barriers remain that deprive people of the opportunity to build a better life. How can we change that?

A number of social entrepreneurs have dedicated their lives to understanding the conditions needed to ensure that people are empowered to earn success, contribute to their communities, and live meaningful lives. We aim to support them.

Focus areas

  • Fiscal policy and entitlements
  • Regulation that works
  • Labor policy and workforce development
  • Housing policy and land-use regulations

Our partners

  • Mercatus Center at George Mason University, a university-based research center dedicated to bridging the gap between academic research and public-policy problems. Led by faculty director Tyler Cowen, Mercatus explores how markets work to improve people’s lives.



  • The Regulatory Studies Center at George Washington University, which focuses on improving regulatory policy through research, education, and outreach. Describing itself as a “training ground for anyone who wants to understand the effects of regulation and ensure that regulatory policies are designed in the public interest,” the center recently celebrated its 10th year at GW.

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