News and Press

Featured

A Synopsis Of The Finance Of Infrastructure Symposium

Thursday, May 30, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

It is widely understood that there is an infrastructure "gap" between planned and desired infrastructure; but actual investment in infrastructure is rife with challenges. A synopsis of the Finance of Infrastructure Symposium at the Hoover Institution aimed to understand the obstacles that exist to the financing of infrastructure, and discussed policy conclusions given these obstacles.

News

Hoover Symposium: Examining Infrastructure Financing

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Everyone needs airports, roads and bridges, but how to invest in infrastructure and services with a decent rate of return is a challenge.

News
Featured

Victor Davis Hanson: US-China Confrontation Will Define Global Order

Monday, May 20, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The United States is at a crossroads with an increasingly aggressive China, which could define America’s security and the international order for decades to come, Hoover scholar Victor Davis Hanson says.

 

News

Experts Brief Supporters about Freedom’s Resilience and Today’s Challenges at 2019 Spring Retreat

Monday, May 13, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution’s 2019 Spring Retreat offered more than four hundred supporters one reminder after another about their essential role in sustaining the ideas that keep our free society flourishing. Hoover fellows and an important guest speaker reminded the group that freedom is resilient—yet under constant pressure.

News
Featured

Davenport: ‘War Metaphor’ Warps US Policymaking

Friday, May 10, 2019
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

America’s political leaders no longer deliberate and compromise over the best policy solutions, but instead seek total victory in political battles and wars, all at a great cost to the nation, says Hoover scholar David Davenport.

News

Pages

In the News

Spotlight On Unique Vietnam War Media Coverage

Friday, July 27, 2018
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The new Hoover Institution Press publication, We Shot the War: Overseas Weekly in Vietnam, examines the legacy of one of the most popular and eccentric newspapers to cover the Vietnam War. 

Press Releases
Featured

Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster, US Army (Ret.) Named The Fouad And Michelle Ajami Senior Fellow At The Hoover Institution At Stanford University

Monday, July 2, 2018
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is pleased to announce the appointment of Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster, US Army (Ret.) to Fouad and Michelle Ajami Senior Fellow effective September 1, 2018. McMaster will also hold the Bernard and Susan Liautaud Visiting Fellowship at the Freeman Spogli Institute (FSI), and serve as a lecturer in management at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. McMaster returns to Hoover where he was a National Security Affairs Fellow from 2002 to 2003 and a Visiting Fellow from 2003 to 2017.

Press Releases
Featured

New Hoover Press book examines technology and a ‘disrupted’ society

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Beyond Disruption: Technology’s Challenge to Governance, George P. Shultz, Jim Hoagland, and James Timbie present views from some of the country's top experts in the sciences, humanities, and military that scrutinize the rise of post-millennium technologies in today’s global society.

Press Releases
Featured

McFaul Examines Reasons For Decline In US-Russia Relationship

Friday, April 13, 2018
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Answers to why the US-Russia relationship seems to be at a dangerous low these days can be found in a new book by Stanford scholar Michael McFaul.

Press Releases
Featured

John Cogan Wins Hayek Prize

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Hoover Senior Fellow John F. Cogan’s book, The High Cost of Good Intentions: A History of U.S. Federal Entitlement Programs, won the 2018 Hayek Book Prize.

Press Releases

Pages