A World of Fresh Starts

by Michael J. Boskinvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

How to foster growth and opportunity around the globe.

The Zero-Sum Fallacy

by Edward Paul Lazearvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Incomes rise or fall together—what moves them is economic growth. Why we’re all in this together.

Cast Out the “Economic Evils”

by John B. Taylorvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Five ideas for getting monetary policy back on track.

Share and Share Alike

by Michael Spencevia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

The sharing economy isn’t just about convenience. It’s a revolution in the use of labor and assets.

Fail and Fail Again

by Allan H. Meltzervia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Like a bad penny, socialism keeps coming back.

The Tax Code, Unchained

by John H. Cochrane via Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

We really could transform our nightmarish tax system. Here’s how.

Stuck in the Middle

by David Bradyvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

It’s the independents, not the true believers, who make or break a candidate. And they don’t think all that much of Donald Trump.

What Trump Knows

by Jeremy Carlvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

The GOP may not need the Donald, but it certainly needs his supporters.

Better Ideas, Stat

by Scott W. Atlasvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Just as predicted, patients are facing higher costs, fewer choices, and swelling bureaucracy. ObamaCare needs urgent care.

ObamaCare Gets a Checkup

by Daniel P. Kesslervia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

It’s neither dying nor thriving—but it does need some bitter medicine.

Cadillac in the Ditch

by Charles Blahousvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

The tax on high-cost insurance plans was running rough from the start. Here’s what that clunker has taught us.

Healthy Budget, Healthy Americans

by Lanhee J. Chen, James C. Caprettavia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Six ways to put consumers, and not bureaucrats, in control.

Perils of “Consent”

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

What compensation do we owe a patient whose own body has to medical breakthroughs? Trying to figure it out could tie up progress, making everyone worse off.

The End of Modernity

by Charles Hillvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

When it should act, America hesitates—and around the world, hard-won freedoms slip away.

Tear Up the Map

by Michael S. Bernstamvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

The borders of the Middle East are unworkable. What if we drew them all over again?

“Easier to Make the Speeches”

by Jack Goldsmithvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Barack Obama so wanted to end “Bush’s wars” and close Guantánamo. It hasn’t worked out that way.

Rocketing the Casbah

by Josef Joffevia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

In proclaiming a state, ISIS surrendered a strategic advantage, giving its bombs a return address.

Missile Defense Makes Sense

by Frederick W. Kaganvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

How outdated strategic thinking is leaving us wide open.

Comrade Frumkin’s Prophecy

by Mark Harrisonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Among the millions of ordinary people who ran afoul of the Soviet police state, one predicted its doom. Astoundingly enough, he survived.

Reading Tolstoy in Tehran

by Niall Fergusonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Today, War and Peace would be set in Iran, with its oppression, tumult, and sense that everything must change. 

Fishmongers

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Genetically modified salmon have finally been approved. Why did they have to spend so much time swimming upstream?

Servants of All

by Michael J. Petrillivia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Advice to would-be school reformers: argue less, listen more, and check your halo at the door.

Beware the Nativist Lurch

by Larry Diamondvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Yes, promoting democracy can be frustrating and dangerous. But freedom and pluralism are still the only way to sustain effective, lasting governments.

Borders and Barriers

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Overwhelmed by migrants and terrified of terrorists, Europe is rebuilding walls that only recently came down.

Europe Stumbles

by Peter Berkowitzvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Europeans have failed to cherish, and now to defend, the nation-state system. Americans must pay heed.

Reservoirs, Yes; Rails, No

by Jenny Mayfieldvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

In the latest Golden State Poll, Californians say that providing enough water must come ahead of building multibillion-dollar trains.

Plowshares into Swords?

by Kenji Katovia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Hoover fellow William J. Perry worries that disarmament has stalled—and the specter of nuclear war has returned.

Sister Act

by Meghan Daumvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Ideological opposites, Kori N. Schake and her sister, a Clinton adviser, have found that family harmony is the best policy.

“There’s a Market for Foolish Things”

by Kyle Petersonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Although he insists that he has devoted much of his long career merely to pointing out the obvious, Hoover fellow Thomas Sowell feels certain he’ll never be out of a job.

Now Trending: Mob Think

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

America’s checks and balances have always protected us from our worst impulses. Now they’re eroding.

On the Firing Line: A Fiftieth Anniversary

by Jean McElwee Cannonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Where have you gone, William F. Buckley? A new Hoover exhibit highlights unforgettable exchanges with America’s most public intellectual.

On the Cover

via Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

Seventy years ago, the greatest war in history was over. It had begun during the Great Depression and ended with a prosperous, secure world in sight. The US military was undergoing its own transformation as it prepared to keep that hard-won peace.