At the World Bank 2015 Spring Meetings, Hoover fellow John Taylor discusses the "Taylor rule," which is a formula or strategy that would force policymakers to raise rates a certain amount in response to inflation and the difference between actual and potential economic output.
quoting Michael McFaulvia Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law at Stanford
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Mikhail Khodorkovsky, one of Russia’s most visible opposition figures, blasted the current regime and expressed his vision and hope for a new “open Russia” during a visit to Stanford during his first appearance at an American university since his release from prison in 2013.
Hoover fellow Abbas Milani discusses the provisional deal on Iran’s nuclear program. Milani addresses whether the deal will lead to a thaw in relations between Washington and Tehran, as well as the geopolitical implications for the region.
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board yesterday had a public meeting yesterday to, as its web site describes it, “discuss and vote on a proposed plan for its review of counterterrorism activities conducted by the Intelligence Community under Executive Order 12333.”