Hoover Events

Past Events

Policy Seminar on Lessons from the History of U.S. Trade Policy

Thursday, February 26, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Douglas Irwin, the John Sloan Dickey Third Century Professor in the Social Sciences at Dartmouth College, discussed “Lessons from U.S. Trade Policy History.” 

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Policy Seminar on Labor Market Fluidity and Economic Performance: The Policy Implications

Thursday, February 19, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building
Steven Davis, the William H. Abbott Professor of International Business and Economics at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, discussed his work with John Haltiwanger on “Labor Market Fluidity and Economic Performance.”
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White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection

Friday, February 13, 2015
Stanford University

On Friday, February 13, the White House will host a daylong summit on cybersecurity and consumer protection.  The summit,  part of the larger Stanford Cyber Initiative launched in November 2014, will bring together  leaders from the federal government, business sector, law enforcement, and consumer advocates, as well as Stanford faculty and students currently researching cybersecurity issues.

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Policy Seminar on a review of the Bank of England’s transparency practices

Monday, February 9, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Kevin Warsh, distinguished visiting fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and lecturer at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, discussed his recent experience in being appointed by the Bank of England to review its practices and procedures relating to transparency in monetary policy. 

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"Perón in Exile" Conference

Monday, February 9, 2015 to Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Room 101, Lou Henry Hoover Building

On February 9 and 10, 2015, the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in coordination with Stanford’s Center for Latin American Studies will host an international bilingual conference on “Juan Domingo Perón in Exile” based on the Perón Papers at the Hoover Archives under the direction of Hoover’s Herbert S. Klein and Professor José Carlos Chiaramonte of the University of Buenos Aires. 

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Democratic Leadership, Israel, and the Middle East 2015

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution and the Genesis Prize Foundation hosted a conversation entitled "Democratic Leadership, Israel, and the Middle East 2015" from 5 to 7:30 p.m. eastern time.

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"A World Awash With Change" featuring Hoover distinguished fellow and former Secretary of State George P. Shultz with Hoover distinguished visiting fellow and Washington Post contributing editor Jim Hoagland
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A World Awash With Change

Friday, January 30, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

On January 30, the Hoover Institution hosted a conversation on the current state of foreign affairs entitled "A World Awash With Change" featuring Hoover distinguished fellow and former Secretary of State George P. Shultz with Hoover distinguished visiting fellow and Washington Post contributing editor Jim Hoagland

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Policy Seminar on A New Structure for U.S. Federal Debt

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building
John Cochrane, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the AQR Capital Management Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, discussed his work on “A New Structure for U.S. Federal Debt” (see http://faculty.chicagobooth.edu/john.cochrane/research/papers/Cochrane_US_Federal_Debt.pdf.)
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Policy Seminar on the Federal Reserve Credibility and Reputation in Historical Perspective

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building
Michael Bordo, Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Hoover and Professor of Economics and Director of the Center for Monetary and Financial History at Rutgers University, discussed his recent work on “Federal Reserve Credibility and Reputation in Historical Perspective.”
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Political Order and Political Decay

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution, joined by co-sponsors The Administrative Conference of the United States and the Stanford Law School, hosted a presentation by Francis Fukuyama at its new Washington, D.C. office on January 15, 2015, followed by two panels to react to two specific themes from the book.

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