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Modern American Conservatism: Its Roots and Future

Monday, March 16, 2015
The Hoover Institution, Washington DC

On March 16, 2015, the Hoover Institution and the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation hosted a talk about Modern American Conservatism at the Hoover Institution in Washington, D.C.

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Single-Parent Families: Revisiting the Moynihan Report 50 Years Later

Thursday, March 5, 2015

The Spring 2015 issue of Education Next is dedicated to revisiting on its 50th anniversary Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s 1965 report “The Negro Family: The Case for National Action” (generally referred to as the Moynihan Report). The issue features articles by leading scholars that document changes in family structure over the last 50 years and discuss the policy approaches that might be undertaken to address the social problems that have accompanied these changes.

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Policy Seminar on Unfunded Retiree Healthcare: The Elephant in the Room

Thursday, March 5, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Bob Pozen, Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School and Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, discussed his work on “Unfunded Retiree Healthcare: The Elephant in the Room.”

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Free Market Environmentalism for the Next Generation

Monday, March 2, 2015
Hoover Institution in Washington

On March 2, 2015, Property and Environment Research Center (PERC) and the Hoover Institution hosted a book reception for the book  Free Market Environmentalism for the Next Generation, by Terry L. Anderson and Donald R. Leal, at the Hoover Institution in Washington, DC.

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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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