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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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Oppose Any Foe: The Rise of America's Special Operations Forces

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Oppose Any Foe: The Rise of America's Special Operations Forces" on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST. 

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God, Man, and the State: A Conversation with Rabbi Meir Soloveichik

Friday, May 5, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "God, Man, and the State: A Conversation with Rabbi Meir Soloveichik" on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 11:30am - 1:00pm EST. 

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Using Technology to Better Quantify Regulatory Costs

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Using Technology to Better Quantify Regulatory Costs" on Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm EST.

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Reagan Rising: The Decisive Years, 1976-1980

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Reagan Rising: The Decisive Years, 1976-1980" on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

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Hoover Library & Archives Workshop On Authoritarianism

Monday, July 17, 2017 to Friday, July 28, 2017
Hoover Institution Library & Archives

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives will host the 2017 Workshop on Authoritarianism from July 17 to July 28.

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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

Policy Seminar with Agustín Carstens

Monday, September 14, 2015
Lou Henry Hoover Building Room 101

Agustín Carstens, Governor of the Bank of Mexico, presented on the topic “Challenges for Emerging Economies’ Central Banks in the Face of Quantitative Easing in Advanced Economies.”

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In the News

North American Forum 2015

Thursday, August 20, 2015 to Saturday, August 22, 2015
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The purpose of the North American Forum is to create the political and conceptual basis for increased cooperation among countries and across sectors. North American Forum members are selected based on their commitment to the NAF’s goals and their ability to effect positive change. Emphasis on how to keep North American momentum going in a competitive world through  political, economic, and security perspectives.

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Congressional Cyber Boot Camp 2015

Monday, August 17, 2015 to Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Senior congressional staffers will attend the 2nd annual cybersecurity boot camp at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University to engage with government, academia and Silicon Valley experts who are trying to ward off cyber attacks and network crimes. The three-day boot camp will integrate multiple perspectives and disciplines and provide an understanding of the underpinnings of cybersecurity and how they fit together.

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Analysis and Commentary

Can We Save The Nonproliferation Regime?

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

We cordially invite you to a series of discussions on nuclear nonproliferation.

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Analysis and Commentary

The Foundation Of Liberty: Magna Carta After 800 Years

Thursday, June 25, 2015 to Friday, June 26, 2015
Annenberg Conference Room (Room 105), Lou Henry Hoover Building, Stanford University

This conference will celebrate the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta (signed on June 15, 1215) by bringing together leading scholars in economics, political science, and law to broadly discuss how Magna Carta remains relevant today for understanding how individual liberty and rule of law are perhaps the most essential components for well-functioning societies and growing market economies.

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Analysis and Commentary

What Is The Academy’s Role In Evidence-Based Policy Making For Intellectual Property?

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

Does the US patent system as currently constituted hold up or push forward the commercialization of technological innovations? Does the US patent system frustrate or facilitate the inventive activities and entrepreneurial processes central to economic growth? The US patent system is a solution to a delicate balancing act where the complete absence of intellectual property rights or the overly broad specification of those rights can thwart innovation. Inventors require the means to earn a return on the years spent perfecting an invention

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Policy Seminar with Avik Roy

Monday, June 8, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Avik Roy, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and the Opinion Editor at Forbes, discussed his recent book Transcending Obamacare: A Patient Centered Plan for Near-Universal Coverage and Permanent Fiscal Solvency.

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Analysis and Commentary

The Obama Doctrine: American Grand Strategy Today

Thursday, June 4, 2015
Hoover Institution, The Johnson Center, Washington, DC

The Hoover Institution invites you to a book reception and panel discussion focusing on Colin Dueck's newest book: The Obama Doctrine: American Grand Strategy Today

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Analysis and Commentary

Security Conundrum: An Evening With Senator Dianne Feinstein

Thursday, May 28, 2015
CEMEX Auditorium

Senator Dianne Feinstein has been at the vortex of the debate about Edward Snowden’s disclosures since he exposed an array of National Security Agency surveillance programs in 2013. As chair of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence from 2009-2014, and now the ranking minority member, Senator Feinstein has tried to help the nation strike the appropriate balance between security and liberty as she and her Senate colleagues examined NSA practices in light of the Snowden materials

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Policy Seminar with George Tavlas

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

George Tavlas, member of the Monetary Policy Council at the Bank of Greece, discussed his recent research on the origins of Milton Friedman’s work on monetary economics and policy rules.

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