Hoover Institution Retreat November 16–17, 2011

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Matthew Ridley, a zoologist and author of popular books on science, gave the before-dinner remarks.
Wednesday, November 16
6:30 p.m. Welcoming remarks by John Raisian
Before-dinner remarks by Daniel Henninger
If America Stops
Thursday, November 17
8:15 – 8:30 a.m. Opening remarks by John Raisian
8:30 – 9:15 a.m. Russell Roberts
The Paradox of Class Warfare: Inequality and the 2012 Presidential Election
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. Terry Moe
The Power of Public Sector Unions
10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Keith Hennessey
What Will Washington Do This Fall on Stimulus and Deficits?
11:15 – 12:15 p.m. Shelby Steele
The Middle East and the Double Bind of American Exceptionalism
1:15 – 1:45 p.m. Morris Fiorina
The Road to the 2012 Elections
1:45 – 2:30 p.m. Scott Atlas
Health Care Reform: Setting the Record Straight on America's Health Care
2:30 p.m. Closing remarks by John Raisian

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