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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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A New Federal Push On Private School Choice? Three Options To Consider

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "A New Federal Push on Private School Choice? Three Options to Consider" on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 12:30pm - 2:45pm EST. 

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Pizza, Pints & Policy

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Pizza, Pints & Policy" on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 5:30pm - 7:00pm EST. 

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Immigration Facts: Migrants, Walls, Refugees, and Enforcement

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts a discussion on the "2015 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics" from the Department of Homeland Security on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 2:00pm - 3:30pm EST. 

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How America Lost Its Secrets

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts a discussion on "How America Lost its Secrets" with author Edward Epstein on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:0pm EST. 

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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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Mousque of Al-aqsa in Old Town - Jerusalem, Israel
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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
Analysis and Commentary

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

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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Policy Seminar on The Political Economy of European Economic Stagnation

Thursday, January 15, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde, professor at the University of Pennsylvania, discussed his work in collaboration with Lee Ohanian on “The Political Economy of European Economic Stagnation.”
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Sidney Drell at the Conference on Andrei Sakharov and the Conscience of Humanity, December 2014
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Conference on Andrei Sakharov and the Conscience of Humanity

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 to Thursday, December 11, 2014

A two-day conference honoring physicist and Nobel Peace Prize–winner Andrei Sakharov was held at the Hoover Institution during December 10–11, 2014. Convened by former secretary of state George P. Shultz and physicist Sidney Drell, it drew a wide range of distinguished participants—from scientists, historians, and journalists to religious figures, military leaders, entrepreneurs and diplomats—as well as Professor Tatiana Yankelevich, daughter of Elena Bonner, Sakharov’s wife and also a staunch defender of human rights.

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Policy Seminar on How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building
Russell Roberts, the John and Jean De Nault Hoover Research Fellow, discussed his recent book, How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life.
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