Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

Cap and take

by Terry Anderson, Gary D. Libecapvia Daily Caller (DC)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

How regulators doomed Europe’s carbon trading scheme...

Featured Commentary

Abandoning Austerity a Mistake

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

It’s always easy to vote out leaders who administer tough medicine, but the world economy is likely to pay a high price...

Featured Commentary

The Stupid Party

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage Magazine
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Very little of liberal thought these days represents anything fresh or new, but rather comprises what Lionel Trilling once reduced conservatism to: “irritable mental gestures which seek to resemble ideas”...

Blogs
Blogs

Can California Be Fixed?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Are there any out-of-the-box things California might do to save or make a few billion dollars, other than the obvious measures of slashing spending and dismantling burdensome regulations?...

Blogs

Are Unpaid Internships Immoral?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Is there a way around this so that more young people from low-income families could find internships? Yes. Allow them to be paid internships but allow the pay to be somewhere between 0 and the minimum wage...

Blogs

Data Matters: G-7 GDP growth since summer 2009

by Edward Paul Lazearvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The potential for a stronger economic recovery demonstrated by two of our peers supports a reassessment of the U.S. government’s response to the Financial Crisis and economic policy actions over the last three years...

Blogs

Yes, the EU has a navy, sort of…

by Matthew Waxmanvia Lawfare
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Several people have asked: “The EU has a navy?” The background here is legally, operationally, and diplomatically interesting...

Other Media
Other Media

A Philadelphia Story

by John E. Chubbvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Or, how technology will fundamentally reverse the course of our failing public schools...

Interviews
Interviews

5 Minutes with Michael Boskin

with Michael J. Boskinvia Stanford Review
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

“5 Minutes With”- where each week we poke and prod the minds of Stanford affiliates with a series of questions, both causal and serious as well as personal, pertaining to Stanford and news around it...

Interviews

Hollande Talks Austerity With Merkel On First Day

with Josef Joffevia All Things Considered (NPR)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Robert Siegel talks to Sylvie Kauffman, editorial director of the French daily Le Monde and Josef Joffe, editor of the German weekly, Die Zeit and senior fellow at Stanford University...

Interviews

John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show

with John B. Taylorvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Guests: Co-Host Larry Kudlow, CNBC; David Kotok, author; McKay Coppins, Buzzfeed; John Taylor, Hoover...