Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

A Better Grecian Bailout

by John B. Taylorvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

The fears of contagion from Athens were always exaggerated. Now the issues are whether Greece will reform and whether Europe will cut it off if it doesn't...

Featured Commentary

Iranian Threat Heats Up

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage Magazine
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

We all know that military action is the only way to keep nuclear weapons out of the hands of a state led by religious fanatics with a world-historical mission to wave the banner of Islam over the whole world. Yet the only credible threat of force resides with Israel...

Blogs
Blogs

I Repeat Again: There Is Still No Greek Solution

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

With an election coming up (and the public vehemently against outside intervention and austerity), Greece cannot meet its end of the bargain...

Blogs

Getting Off Track and the Panic of 2008 Revisited

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

I first wrote about the panic of 2008 (including the Lehman bankruptcy, the AIG bailout, and the rollout of the TARP) in my book Getting Off Track...If you look at the charts in that book you will see a detailed consideration of the daily data...

Other Media
Other Media

“Nature Fakery”

by Bruce Thorntonvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

The vogue of environmentalism stems from two ancient myths disguised today by a thin veil of scientific authority...

Other Media

Trademarks Take On New Importance in Internet Era

with F. Scott Kieffvia New York Times
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Other Media

Adam Davidson on Manufacturing

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, February 20, 2012
Interviews
Interviews

Ajami: We are watching death of a city

with Fouad Ajamivia Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN)
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Anderson Cooper talks with Fouad Ajami after he met with exiled Syrian leaders about the fate of the people in Syria...

Interviews

Michael Boskin and Bill Whalen on the John Batchelor Show

with Michael J. Boskin, Bill Whalenvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Guests: Co-Host, Larry Kudlow, WABC; Bill Whalen, Hoover; Michael Boskin...

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on the John Batchelor Show

with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Guests: Eric Trager, Washington Institute; Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover; Salena Zito, PTR; Lara Brown, Villanova University; Charlie Pellegrino, author; Parks Stephenson, author...

Interviews

Stanford's Taylor on U.S. Budget Deficit

with John B. Taylorvia Street Smart (Bloomberg Television)
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

John Taylor, an economics professor at Stanford University, talks about the U.S. federal budget deficit...

Interviews

How Stanford University Shaped President Herbert Hoover

with George H. Nashvia NBC Bay Area News
Monday, February 20, 2012

NBC Bay Area's Brent Cannon talks to Herbert Hoover Biographer, George Nash, about Hoover's time at Stanford University and the important role the School played in his run for President...