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Donald Trump And The New Economic Order

by Michael Spencevia Project Syndicate
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Since the end of World War II, the hierarchy of economic priorities has been relatively clear. At the top was creating an open, innovative, and dynamic market-driven global economy, in which all countries can (in principal) thrive and grow. Coming in second – one might even say a distant second – was generating vigorous, sustainable, and inclusive national growth patterns. No more.


Kori Schake: Offset For What US Strategy For Great Powers, Chaos Makers, And Global Cross Currents

interview with Kori Schakevia Center for Strategic & International Studies
Monday, November 21, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Kori Schake joins a panel discussion at the Center for Strategic and International Studies concerning next generation concepts and capabilities that are necessary to guarantee US military superiority in the coming decades.

Analysis and Commentary

Instead Of Global News We Have National Cacophony

by Markos Kounalakisvia Sacramento Bee
Sunday, November 27, 2016

A series of dramatically extraordinary events are occurring worldwide. That’s an understatement, of course. But watching the former television staple – the network evening news programs – would leave citizens ignorant of any global tectonic shifts.

Analysis and Commentary

Noah Smith On The Islamic Civil War

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, November 21, 2016

Noah Smith has a beautifully numerate discussion of wars being fought by radical Muslims. He does it in the context of analyzing Trump advisor Steve Bannon, and that analysis is not bad.


Trump’s Foreign Policy With Kori Shake

interview with Kori Schakevia BlindSpot
Saturday, November 19, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Kori Schake talks about President-elect Donald Trump’s foreign policy, his cabinet appointments, and civil military relations.

Analysis and Commentary

Reading Trump's Policy In The Middle East

by Aharon Klieman, Yoel Guzanskyvia Foreign Affairs
Thursday, November 17, 2016

[Subscription Required] Could retrenchment trigger a realignment?


Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "An Open Letter To Donald Trump On Foreign Policy."

In the News

Will Donald Trump Go Rogue In The War On Terror?

quoting Jack Goldsmith, Kori Schakevia Bloomberg
Wednesday, November 9, 2016

When Donald Trump takes the oath of office in January, he will assume extraordinary powers used by the last two presidents to wage a global war on terrorism.

In the News

Clinton's Big Difference With Obama

quoting Michael McFaulvia The Hill
Sunday, November 6, 2016

Hillary Clinton is campaigning on the creation of no-fly zones in Syria, one of the few big breaks she has made from President Obama while campaigning for the White House.

In the News

Fact Check: Should Mosul Campaign Have Been A 'Sneak Attack,' As Trump Said?

quoting Kori Schakevia NPR
Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Donald Trump's go-to criticism of U.S. military strategy for the Iraqi city of Mosul is that it should have been a sneak attack.