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It All Adds Up

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Michael A. M. Lernervia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Game theory is no game. The work of Bruce Bueno de Mesquita. By Michael A. M. Lerner.

The Strategy of Campaigning

by Kiron K. Skinner, Serhiy Kudelia, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Condoleezza Ricevia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

How Ronald Reagan outmaneuvered Jimmy Carter. By Kiron K. Skinner, Serhiy Kudelia, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, and Condoleezza Rice.

Analysis and Commentary

Politics Starts at the Water’s Edge

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Kiron K. Skinner, Condoleezza Ricevia New York Times
Saturday, September 15, 2007

It is rare for world leaders to be selected on the basis of their foreign policy acumen or experience...

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Development and Democracy

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Hoover Digest
Sunday, October 30, 2005

Economic growth and democracy don’t always go hand in hand. Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and George W. Downs explain why.

Analysis and Commentary

How Foreign Aid Can Help the Poor—and Why It Doesn't

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Hoover Daily Report
Wednesday, July 28, 2004

Aid does little to raise incomes, improve health or education, or do the myriad other things well-intentioned people would like aid to do.

Why Gun-Barrel Democracy Doesn’t Work

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, George W. Downsvia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 30, 2004

Over the past half century, the United States has repeatedly sent its military forces abroad in the name of democracy. Yet very few of the countries we have invaded have become democratic. By Hoover fellow Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and George W. Downs.

Analysis and Commentary

Preventing Future Enrons

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, April 15, 2002

When auditors review governance structures and books, and are encouraged to consult with their clients about problems in the incentive structures, we will have come a long way toward eliminating fraud.

Co-Author: Harry Roundell

Questions—and Answers

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 30, 2002

What motivates terrorists? Which regimes are most likely to spawn terrorist groups? How can the scourge of terrorism be stopped? By Hoover fellow Bruce Bueno de Mesquita.

Analysis and Commentary

A Leaky Umbrella for Nuclear Stability

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, September 3, 2001

The United States should build a leaky umbrella and make it available to everyone.

Analysis and Commentary

Creating Incentives for Israeli-Palestinian Peace

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, July 16, 2001

In an arrangement that ties revenue to tourism, both Palestinians and Israelis have incentives to minimize violence.

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