Hoover Events

Past Events

Scott W. Atlas, MD, is the David and Joan Traitel Senior Fellow at the Hoover In

Seminar featuring Hoover senior fellow Scott Atlas

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
University Auditorium in Palo Alto

Scott W. Atlas, MD, is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, a professor of radiology and chief of neuroradiology at the Stanford University Medical Center, and senior fellow by courtesy at the Freeman-Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford. He delivered a talk titled “Health Care Reform: Setting the Record Straight on America’s Health Care” on Tuesday, November 8, 2011, at the University Auditorium in Palo Alto as part of the Martin and Illie Anderson Lecture series.

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Policy Seminar on Policies to Stimulate Innovation

Wednesday, October 26, 2011
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Guest Speaker: Andrew Atkeson (Professor of Economics and Finance, UCLA)

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William L. Whalen

Seminar features Hoover research fellow Bill Whalen

Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Birnam Wood Golf Club in Santa Barbara, California.

Bill Whalen, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution where he studies and writes on current events and political trends, with an emphasis on California's political landscape, gave a presentation titled “The 2012 Landscape: California and Beyond” on Wednesday, October 26, 2011, at the Birnam Wood Golf Club in Santa Barbara, California.

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Condoleezza Rice gives the before-dinner remarks titled “US Global Leadership?”

Hoover Institution Retreat October 16–18, 2011

Sunday, October 16, 2011

The Hoover Institution hosted its 47th annual retreat, beginning on Sunday, October 16, 2011, and ending on Tuesday, October 18, 2011. British historian Andrew Roberts discussed why the Germans lost World War II in his speech “A New Perspective on the Outcome of WWII: Why Hitler Lost.”

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Policy Workshop with the Center for Latin American Studies on the Uneven Recovery: Emerging Markets versus Developed Economies

Friday, October 14, 2011
Stauffer Auditorium, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Speakers: George P. Shultz, Pedro C. Aspe, Francisco Gil Díaz, Stephen Haber, Allan Meltzer, Leszek Balcerowicz, Michael J. Boskin, John B. Taylor, Pablo Villanueva

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Policy Seminar on the Role of Monetary Policy in Recent Financial Market Developments

Wednesday, October 12, 2011
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Guest Speaker: Ron McKinnon (Professor of International Economics, Stanford University)

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Hoover distinguished visiting fellow Allan Meltzer

Seminar features Hoover distinguished visiting fellow Allan H. Meltzer

Thursday, October 6, 2011
Pacific-Union Club in San Francisco

Allan H. Meltzer is a distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy at Carnegie Mellon University. He is the author of History of the Federal Reserve, Volume I: 1913–1951 (University of Chicago Press, 2002), a definitive research work on the Federal Reserve system. Meltzer discussed “How to Restore Growth with Low Inflation” on Thursday, October 6, at the Pacific-Union Club in San Francisco. The event was part of the Hoover Breakfast Briefings.

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Policy Seminar on the Economic Situation in Greece and the Rest of Europe

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Annenberg Conference Room, Lou Henry Hoover Building

Guest Speaker: Stavros Lambrinidis (Minister for Foreign Affairs of Greece)

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Meeting of the Resolution Project

Saturday, September 17, 2011
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

The Resolution Project group met to refine further the group’s Chapter 14 proposal. 

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Brooke Gladstone

Seminar features Hoover media fellow Brooke Gladstone

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
University Auditorium in Palo Alto

Brooke Gladstone, Hoover media fellow and cohost and managing editor of On the Media, discussed “How Rupert Murdoch Fits into the History of Journalism,” on Tuesday, September 13, at the University Auditorium in Palo Alto. The event was part of the Martin and Illie Anderson Lecture series.

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