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Unpacking History: New Collections At The Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 to Saturday, February 25, 2017
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion

A new exhibition, Unpacking History: New Collections at the Hoover Institution Library & Archives, celebrates the variety, range, and historical significance of Hoover’s holdings by featuring rare and intriguing items from select collections acquired in recent years. The exhibition opens Tuesday, September 27, 2016, and runs through February 25, 2017.

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The Age Of Consequences

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "The Age of Consequences" on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 5:15pm - 8:00pm EST. 

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In the News

Cybersecurity In The Trump Administration: What Should We Expect?

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Cybersecurity in the Trump Administration: What Should We Expect?" on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 11:00am - 3:00pm EST. 

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Unraveled, or Undead? Obamacare after the Supreme Court, and the Days Ahead

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Unraveled, or Undead? Obamacare after the Supreme Court, and the Days Ahead" on Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm EST. 

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Purifying the Land of the Pure: Pakistan's Religious Minorities

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Purifying the Land of the Pure: Pakistan's Religious Minorities" on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 5:30pm - 7:00pm EST. 

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Weapon on the Wall: American Posters of World War I

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 to Saturday, September 2, 2017
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion

The exhibition Weapon on the Wall: American Posters of World War I opens Wednesday, April 5, and runs through September 2, 2017. The exhibition is open to the public, free of charge, Tuesday–Saturday from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion (next to Hoover Tower) on the Stanford University campus.

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Japanese Diaspora Initiative Workshop

Monday, November 13, 2017 to Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives at Stanford University is hosting the first annual Japanese Diaspora Initiative (JDI) Workshop on November 13-15, 2017. The JDI workshop brings an international roster of leading scholars in modern Japanese history and Japanese American studies to the home of rich Japanese and Japanese American archival collections so as to discuss the Japanese diaspora from a global perspective.

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Past Events

Conference On The Role Of Executive Power And Discretion Under The Rule Of Law

Thursday, March 5, 2015 to Friday, March 6, 2015
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

As part of the Hoover Institution’s Initiative on Regulation and the Rule of Law, this conference, hosted by Allan Meltzer and Ken Scott, examines the critical issues for a government, founded on the separation of powers, to operate in an effective and legal manner, drawing from recent examples of the expansion of presidential executive authority to make law.

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Analysis and Commentary

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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Analysis and Commentary

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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