Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Rahe Of Sunshine

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, December 4, 2009

Paul Rahe, a professor at Hillsdale College, believes the country is going to hell in a hand basket. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Resetting the Reset Button

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, December 4, 2009

Obama wanted to set our diplomacy on a new track. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Private property belongs to oneself

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Thursday, December 3, 2009

In a wide-ranging review essay of Amartya Sen’s recent ambitious book, “The Idea of Justice,” Moshe Halbertal, a philosopher from the Hebrew University, unleashes arguments against the right to private property that are supposed to be even stronger than those Sen himself offers. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Whatever you say

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, December 3, 2009

It must be tough being part of the Washington press corps. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

November job numbers coming

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, December 3, 2009

The consensus is that it’s still going to get worse before it gets better. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Voting Present on Iran

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, December 3, 2009

Obama’s serial deadlines and hope-and-change rhetoric have not affected the Iranians. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

A question for Andrew Lo

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, December 3, 2009

The taxpayers ended up paying the price, not the risk-takers. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

My vote is still for fully free society

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Saturday, November 28, 2009

I have always had problems voting. . . .

Interviews
Interviews

The White House jobs summit

with Russell Robertsvia Minnesota Public Radio
Thursday, December 3, 2009

With the unemployment rate expected to stay above 10 percent well into next year, the Obama administration is holding a summit with economists and business leaders to discuss job creation. . . .

Interviews

Repeating mistakes by Bush?

with Kori Schakevia CNN
Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Kori Schake, a onetime adviser to former U.S. President George W. Bush, says President Barack Obama's Afghanistan strategy is repeating earlier U.S. mistakes. . . .

In the News
In the News

Charter schools yes, native-only schools

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Winnipeg Free Press (Canada)
Friday, December 4, 2009

Those of us tasked with responding to the needs of disadvantaged aboriginal students can easily fall into the trap of looking for easy solutions to complex problems. . . .

In the News

Charter schools enjoy broad national support

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Press-Register (Alabama)
Friday, December 4, 2009

AS GOV. Bob Riley prepares to take his case for charter schools to the Legislature next year, Alabamians need to understand that the governor isn't promoting a new or especially controversial idea for improving education. . . .

In the News

Romney Backs a Payroll Tax Cut

with Michael J. Boskinvia Weekly Standard
Thursday, December 3, 2009

It's among the pro-growth items in his op-ed for USA Today. . . .

In the News

Jobs Summit: They just don’t get it

with Gary S. Beckervia MarketWatch
Thursday, December 3, 2009

Excuse me if I seem rather cynical about the Jobs Summit underway in Washington DC. . . .

In the News

Commentary: Gulled by Gul

with Niall Fergusonvia United Press International
Thursday, December 3, 2009

From his former incarnation as strategic adviser to Pakistan's politico-religious parties, the one-time Pakistani intelligence chief Hamid Gul has resurfaced as de facto minister of propaganda and disinformation for the Taliban insurgents. . . .