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George Shultz And James Goodby: The War That Must Never Be Fought

interview with James Goodby, George P. Shultzvia Commonwealth Club
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Hoover Institution fellows James Goodby and George Shultz discuss a post-deterrence approach to defense in the 21st century and the possible pathways to a world without nuclear weapons, as well as their outlook on the general state of the world.

Lanhee Chen

Hoover fellow Lanhee J. Chen on the road ahead for Obamacare: speed bumps, massive potholes, or smooth sailing?

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Fellow Talks
Friday, May 8, 2015

The road ahead for Obamacare: speed bumps, massive potholes, or smooth sailing?

Hoover fellow Abbas Milani on ISIS, Iran, and the future of the Middle East

by Abbas Milanivia Fellow Talks
Friday, May 8, 2015

ISIS, Iran, and the future of the Middle East.

David Brady and Douglas Rivers

What Polls without Policy Get Wrong: Elections, Inequality, Mobility, and Taxes

by David Brady, Douglas Riversvia Fellow Talks
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

David Brady is a Davies Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution; the Bowen H. and Janice Arthur McCoy Professor of Political Science and Leadership Values in the Stanford Graduate School of Business; and a professor of political science at Stanford.  Douglas Rivers is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and a professor of political science at Stanford University.  An expert on survey research, he is also chief scientist for YouGov PLC, an international, Internet-based polling firm.  Brady and Rivers discuss polling and how to measure change over time. 

Russell Roberts

My Stage Debut as Adam Smith: Economic Lessons from Off-Off-Broadway

by Russell Robertsvia Fellow Talks
Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Russell Roberts is the John and Jean De Nault Research Fellow at Hoover.  He hosts the award-winning weekly podcast EconTalk, featuring conversations with authors, economists, and business leaders. Roberts shares his experience of playing Adam Smith and the economic lessons he learned. 

Herbert Lin and John Villasenor

Emerging Challenges in Cybersecurity

by Herbert Lin, John Villasenorvia Fellow Talks
Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Herbert Lin, a senior research scholar for cyber policy and security at the Center for International Security and Cooperation and a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, both at Stanford University; and John Villasenor, a national fellow at Hoover and a professor of electrical engineering and public policy at the University of California at Los Angeles, discuss emerging technologies and the challenges of cybersecurity. 

Victor Davis Hanson

A Tale of Four California Droughts

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Fellow Talks
Monday, April 20, 2015

Victor Davis Hanson, the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at Hoover, presents a brief history and geography of California before launching into his talk about California droughts. Hanson notes that people in California  live where there is no precipitation and that droughts are not unusual. 

Michael McFaul

Containing Putin

by Michael McFaulvia Fellow Talks
Monday, April 20, 2015

Michael McFaul, the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a professor of political science at Stanford, and director and senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, discusses Putin and his worldview, and how to contain him.

Russell Berman

The United States and Europe Facing Russia and Iran

by Russell A. Bermanvia Fellow Talks
Monday, April 20, 2015

Russell Berman, the Walter A. Haas Professor in the Humanities at Stanford University, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, and a member of the Working Group on Islamism and the International Order, discusses United States and European relations.

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