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Visiting students from Columbia University with Anatol Shmelev, curator of the RFE/RL collection and Robert Conquest Curator for Russian and Eurasian Collections, as well as Jack Doran, Project Archivist for RFE/RL corporate records, and Natalia Reshetova

Hoover Welcomes Visiting Students from Columbia University

Monday, August 22, 2016

This month Hoover Library & Archives welcomes a group of Columbia University students participating in the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) research fellowship at Columbia’s European Institute. The visiting students will spend a week consulting Hoover’s extensive Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty collection.

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Hoover IP2 2016 Summer Teaching Institute

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

One student summed up two weeks at the Hoover IP2 Summer Teaching Institute on the Politics and Economics of Regulation as “absolutely amazing. One of the highlights of my year.” The twenty student participants—all with an eye toward their futures as policy makers—are judicial interns, US congressional and legislative agency staff, law and public policy students, and advanced graduate students in economics, law, and political science.

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Klaus Mühlhahn of the Free University of Berlin
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Hoover Holds Annual Summer Workshop On China

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The fourth annual Hoover Institution workshop on China, entitled Transition and Transformation: China in the Twentieth Century, was held from August 1 to August 10. This year, the workshop was cosponsored with the Seminar of East Asian Studies, Free University of Berlin and featured eight speakers from the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, and China, all of whom analyzed political, economic, social, and institutional factors leading to the transformation of China in the past century.

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“Germany 1936: Events Worth Visiting in the Olympic Year” (German Subject collection)
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The Olympics Of Eighty Years Ago: Hoover Archives Acquires Materials From The 1936 Berlin Games

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

With the start of the Rio Olympics approaching, the Hoover Library & Archives have coincidentally acquired German publications promoting and documenting the games of the XI Olympiad held in Berlin in 1936.  These imprints, full of attractive drawings and high-quality photographs, now added to the German Subject Collection, complement an excellent collection of images from the Berlin games already available in Hoover Archives’ Erich Knapp Papers

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Stephen Haber
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Hoover IP2 Welcomes Students To 2016 Summer Teaching Institute

Monday, August 1, 2016
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Twenty students from leading universities from around the county and from around the world arrived at the Hoover Institution on July 31 for the third annual Hoover IP2 Summer Teaching Institute on the Economics and Politics of Regulation (STI). The STI is an intensive two-week program designed to teach budding policy makers how to apply evidence and scientific reasoning to writing legislation, creating regulations, and adjudicating disputes that arise relating to property rights. 

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Energy Efficiency by James Sweeney
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Hoover Institution Energy Efficiency Reports Big Benefits From Americans’ Wiser Use Of Energy

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Stanford

The Hoover Institution Press, in conjunction with the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center, released Energy Efficiency: Building a Clean, Secure Economy, by James Sweeney, which shows how the United States has quietly but steadily learned to use energy far more efficiently virtually everywhere.

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Hoover Institution Releases Warriors and Citizens

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Stanford

The Hoover Institution Press released Warriors and Citizens, an extensive analysis of the most comprehensive survey of American public attitudes about military issues since 1998. 

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Blueprint For America Outlines Nonpartisan Road Map For 2017

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Stanford

The Hoover Institution Press released Blueprint for America, a nonpartisan road map outlining basic policies that should be priorities for the next president and Congress. 

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Hoover Institution Golden State Poll: Clinton +13 Over Sanders; Harris, Sanchez Lead Senate Field

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

With California’s June 7 primary only a week away, a new poll of California voters conducted by the Hoover Institution Golden State Poll finds Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump with large leads in their respective primaries but cautionary signs lay ahead and good news for Democratic U.S. Senate hopefuls Kamala Harris and Loretta Sanchez.

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Hoover Institution Releases Study Highlighting Unfunded Liabilities Of State And Local Governments

Monday, April 11, 2016
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution Press today released Hidden Debt, Hidden Deficits – a data-rich study by Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Joshua Rauh -- that calls attention to the fact that almost no state or local government is running a balanced budget, with the reality being that runaway pension costs are consuming state and local budgets.

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