societal values
american individualism
growth of government
economic prosperity

Projects and Programs

  • Milton Friedman
    The Milton and Rose Friedman: An Uncommon Couple website lists all Milton and Rose Friedman’s books, journal articles, and commentary, spanning seventy-five years (many with direct links); provides links to their groundbreaking PBS series Free to Choose; provides finding aids to Milton’s personal papers and correspondence, which are held in the Hoover Institution Archives; and lists and provides links to a variety of other audio, video, written, and tribute material.
  • Commercializing Innovation
    The Project on Commercializing Innovation studies the law, economics, and politics of innovation, focusing on entrepreneurship, corporate governance, banking, finance, economic development, intellectual property, antitrust, bankruptcy, and related areas.
    CREDO was established in 1999 to improve the body of empirical evidence about education reform and student performance at the primary and secondary levels.
  • The Russian Economy
    The Russian Economy site provides scholarly discussion and analysis of Russia’s economy in global perspective.
  • Workshop on Totalitarian Regimes
    Hoover's Workshop on Totalitarian Regimes studies the history and development of totalitarian regimes in order to understand why they came into being, how they work, and the sources of their durability.