Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Sunk Cost in War

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, March 16, 2012

I am used to people making the sunk cost fallacy when discussing war, that is, in one of the most important cases in which not to commit the fallacy...

Analysis and Commentary

Assigning blame for California’s penury

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Washington Times
Thursday, March 15, 2012

In “March in March” protests, thousands of students in California universities recently demonstrated in outrage over spiraling tuition costs..

Analysis and Commentary

Unshackle the FDA From Rules That Kill Innovation

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes
Thursday, March 15, 2012

The Obama Administration often proclaims that it works overtime to strengthen the competitive position of U.S. industry...

Analysis and Commentary

My Dinner with Barack

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, March 15, 2012

As a hobby of sorts (and because I’m also a cheapskate and it don’t cost nothin’), I like to sign up for campaigns’ free emails – to see what messages they’re pitching, and new ways they’ve devised to pick my pocket...

Analysis and Commentary

Will Afghanistan End Like Iraq or Vietnam?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, March 15, 2012

There are lots of legitimate differences over U.S. policy in Afghanistan...

Analysis and Commentary

NYU Debate on Targeted Killing

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, March 15, 2012

A few months ago, New York University hosted a public debate on targeted killings among three of its prominent faculty members...

Analysis and Commentary

Why I Am Leaving Dan’s Dinner Party

via LiamJulian.com
Thursday, March 15, 2012

DAN’S APARTMENT — This minute will be my last minute at Dan’s dinner party...

Interviews
Interviews

Fouad Ajami on CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360

with Fouad Ajamivia Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN)
Thursday, March 15, 2012

Fouad Ajami will discuss the release of the Assad family with Anderson Cooper...

Interviews

Scott Atlas on America Now with Andy Dean

with Scott W. Atlasvia America Now with Andy Dean
Thursday, March 15, 2012

Guest – Dr. Scott Atlas, Stanford University – Scott Atlas will discuss his Politico piece, “Strike 'ObamaCare' to Reject Overreach,” and his Hoover Press book...

In the News
In the News

American Exceptionalism and Tocqueville’s America

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, March 16, 2012
In the News

Despite merger of tax initiatives, proponents will also go their own ways

with Bill Whalenvia San Jose Mercury News
Thursday, March 15, 2012