Hoover Institution Retreat October 18–20, 1992

Sunday, October 18, 1992
Sunday, October 18
6:30 p.m. Dinner at the Hoover Institution
Welcoming remarks by John Raisian,
Director of the Hoover Institution and Paul L. Davies, Jr.,
Chairman of the Hoover Board of Overseers
After dinner remarks by Hoover fellow Condoleezza Rice
Monday, October 19
8:15 – 8:30 a.m. Remarks by John Raisian
8:30 – 10:00 a.m. Gerald A. Dorfman, Chair
Martin C. Anderson
Norman M. Naimark
Henry S. Rowen
The Role of the United States in the New World Order
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. John H. Bunzel, Chair
Martin C. Anderson
David W. Brady
John Ferejohn
Politics 1992: The Race for the White House
1:15 – 2:15 p.m. Compromise or Cooperation: The Search for Peace From 1618 to 1992
Edward Teller
Law and Order: How to Build a Safer Society
Joseph McNamara
Edwin Meese III
Political and Economic Transformation in the Developing World
Larry J. Diamond
William E. Ratliff
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. Library and Archives Presentation and Tour, including:
* the poster exhibit, Persuasive Images, based on a recent
book by Hoover fellow Peter Paret; guided tour by Archivist
Anne Van Camp and Associate Archivist Elena Danielson
in the Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion
* the Nicholas de Basily Room, with talks by Hoover
Deputy Director Charles G. Palm on the Russian
communist Party Archives Project and by Hoover
Head Librarian Judith Forston on library preservation
* Herbert Hoover's Office and memorabilia on the
eleventh floor of Hoover Tower
3:45 – 4:30 p.m. Informal discussion and coffee with Hoover fellows in Senior Commons
1:30 – 5:00 p.m. Optional recreational activities, including:
* tennis at Stanford tennis courts
* watching the Men's U.S. Intercollegiate Golf Tournament
at the Stanford Golf Course
* historical tour of the Stanford campus with student guides
6:30 p.m. Reception and dinner at the Hoover Institution
After dinner remarks by Hoover fellow Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, October 20
8:15 – 8:30 a.m. Remarks by John Raisian
8:30 – 10:00 a.m. John B. Dunlop, Chair
Annelise G. Anderson
Bruce Bueno de Mesquita
Judy Shelton
What's Going to Happen in Russia?
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Robert E. Hall, Chair
Milton Friedman
Alvin Rabushka
Solving America's Economic and Social Problems
1:15 – 2:15 p.m. Choice of Seminars
Is the Social Security System Heading Towards Bankruptcy?
John F. Cogan
Thomas E. MaCurdy
Stanford G. Ross
Presidential Politics
James Bond Stockdale
Perspectives on the Environment
Thomas Gale Moore
S. Fred Singer
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. Library and Archives Presentation and Tour, including:
* the poster exhibit, Persuasive Images, based on a recent
book by Hoover fellow Peter Paret; guided tour by Archivist
Anne Van Camp and Associate Archivist Elena Danielson
in the Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion
* the Nicholas de Basily Room, with talks by Hoover
Deputy Director Charles G. Palm on the Russian
communist Party Archives Project and by Hoover
Head Librarian Judith Forston on library preservation
* Herbert Hoover's Office and memorabilia on the
eleventh floor of Hoover Tower
3:45 – 4:30 p.m. Informal discussion and coffee with Hoover fellows in Senior Commons
1:30 – 5:00 p.m. Optional recreational activities, including:
* tennis at Stanford tennis courts
* docent-led tour of Woodside gardens
6:30 p.m. Reception and Finale Dinner at the Stanford Faculty Club
After dinner remarks by Hoover fellow and Nobel Laureate Milton Friedman
Closing remarks by John Raisian

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