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Decision 2020 Report: The Green New Deal And Effective Environmental Policy

Thursday, February 27, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The seventh edition of the Decision 2020 Report explores facets of the proposed Green New Deal, national legislation that would mandate several environmental initiatives, including eliminating greenhouse gas emissions within 12 years and meeting the power demands for all Americans entirely with renewable energies.

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Israel Needs to Overcome Internal Divisions for Democracy to Thrive, Argues Hoover Visiting Fellow Arye Carmon

Monday, February 24, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Seventy years after its founding, Israel is still in the early stages of its evolution toward a full democracy, argued Distinguished Visiting Fellow Arye Carmon in a conversation with Thomas W. and Susan B. Ford Distinguished Fellow and former secretary of state George P. Shultz at the Hoover Institution’s Hauck Auditorium.

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China Expert Discusses The Communist State’s Surveillance And Social Credit System

Friday, February 21, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Since its founding in 1949, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has refined its domestic surveillance operations. It is currently in the early stages of a fully functional vast social credit score system that aims to track the actions of its citizens and reward and punish certain types of behavior.

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Decision 2020 Report: Competing On A Fair Playing Field With China

Thursday, February 20, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The sixth edition of the Decision 2020 report highlights Hoover fellows’ research and analysis on the People’s Republic of China’s superpower ambitions, and how the United States should protect and advance its interests in its relations with the PRC. It also covers the political fallout in Beijing after the outbreak of the coronavirus.

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“Stalin Was The Ultimate Realist,” Hoover Historian Norman Naimark Argues

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Joseph Stalin had a vision to expand Soviet power and influence throughout Europe and beyond. To this end, he was a ruthless and tireless micromanager who shaped foreign policy with great dexterity and oversaw the Soviet Union’s vast ministry of foreign affairs.

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Hoover Institution Launches New Initiative Aimed At Educating Americans About Socialism And Free-Market Capitalism

Monday, February 24, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution has established a new initiative aimed at educating Americans about the arguments and consequences of the modern world’s dominant, conflicting, and most fiercely debated economic systems: socialism and free-market capitalism.

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Renowned China Expert Elizabeth Economy Appointed Senior Fellow At The Hoover Institution At Stanford University

Monday, February 10, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Economy as Senior Fellow effective September 1, 2020. Economy is an acclaimed author and an expert on Chinese domestic and foreign policy and is widely respected among academics and policy makers. She comes to Hoover from the Council on Foreign Relations, where she is the C. V. Starr Senior Fellow and director for Asia studies.

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New Book: Building Democracy On Sand: Israel Without A Constitution

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Arye Carmon diagnoses the critical vulnerabilities at the heart of Israeli democracy and the obstacles to forming a sustainable national consciousness. The author merges touching narratives about his own life in Israel with insightful ruminations on the Jewish diaspora and the arc of Israel’s history, illuminating the conflicts between Jewish identities and between democratic values and the halacha—the collective body of Jewish religious laws.

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Eric Hanushek Appointed To National Assessment Governing Board

Thursday, November 14, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Eric Hanushek, the Paul and Jean Hanna Senior Fellow and a member of the Hoover Education Success Initiative at the Hoover Institution, has been appointed to serve a four-year term as a member of the National Assessment Governing Board as the testing & measurement expert. His term officially began on Oct. 1, 2019, and will end on Sept. 30, 2023.

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New Book: A Window Into Modern Iran

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The world-renowned Hoover Institution Library & Archives presents A Window into Modern Iran, The Ardeshir Zahedi Papers at the Hoover Institution Library & Archives. The never-before-published records of Ardeshir Zahedi, Iran’s ambassador to the United States and minister of foreign affairs during the 1960s and 1970s, reveal the inner workings of the shah’s government before the Iranian Revolution. The Zahedi Papers form the richest collection relating to modern Iranian politics and diplomacy anywhere in the world outside of Iran.

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