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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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Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?" on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

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America's Regime and Its Citizens: The Lifelong Debates of Harry Jaffa and Walter Berns

Thursday, July 13, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "America's Regime and Its Citizens: The Lifelong Debates of Harry Jaffa and Walter Berns" on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm EST.

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

Thursday, July 13, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East" on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

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Hoover Library & Archives Workshop On Authoritarianism and Democratic Breakdown

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 and Democratic Breakdown from July 17 to July 28.

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Hoover Institution In Washington's 2017 Unpacking History Summer Series

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "Hoover Institution in Washington's  2017 Unpacking History Summer Series" on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

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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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Law As A Weapon Of War

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "Law as a Weapon of War" on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. The event was recorded and can be listened to below.

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Policy Seminar with Brad Larsen

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Brad Larsen, Assistant Professor of Economics at Stanford University, discussed his work on “Occupational Licensing and Quality: Distributional and Heterogeneous Effects in the Teaching Profession.”

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Policy Seminar with Matthew Gentzkow

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
George Shultz Conference Room, Herbert Hoover Memorial Building

Matthew Gentzkow, Professor of Economics at Stanford University, discussed his work with Jesse Shapiro and Matt Taddy on “Measuring Polarization in High Dimensional Data: Method and Application to Congressional Speech.” 

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Margaret Thatcher: At Her Zenith: In London, Washington And Moscow

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "Margaret Thatcher: At Her Zenith: In London, Washington and Moscow" on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. The event was livestreamed and can be viewed below.

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The Next Wave Of Surveillance Reform

Monday, January 25, 2016 to Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The National Security, Technology, and Law Working Group at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University is hosting a symposium on “The Next Wave of Surveillance Reform,” taking place on January 25 and 26, 2016, at the Hoover Institution in Stanford, CA.

- By Invitation Only -

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Ending Too Big To Fail: Reform And Implementation

Friday, January 22, 2016
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution and Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) hosted "Ending Too Big To Fail: Reform and Implementation" on Friday, January 22, 2016 from 10:00am - 12:00pm. The event was livestreamed and can be viewed below.

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Women Soldiers On The Battlefield

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution's National Security, Technology, and Law Working Group, along with Hoover's Washington, DC office, hosted a discussion on the growing role of women soldiers in special operations and beyond in America's post-9/11 wars on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm.

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Understanding Reagan's Legacy

Thursday, December 10, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

Recent publications paint conflicting pictures of President Ronald Reagan and his legacy. Hear three leading experts on the president explore precisely where the truth lies.

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How Our Dependence On The Internet Threatens Our Security

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution's National Security, Technology, and Law Working Group, along with Hoover's Washington, DC office, in partnership with Lawfare host a discussion on the dangers present on the Internet and how we can do more to prevent cyber-attacks using the most successful defensive strategies.

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Policy Seminar with Steven Davis

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Annenberg Conference Room, Lou Henry Hoover Building

Steven Davis, the William H. Abbott Professor of International Business and Economics at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution, presented his work (joint with Scott Baker and Nick Bloom) on “Policy Uncertainty and Economic Performance.” 

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