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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Libertarian Podcast: The Libertarian in India

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, January 10, 2014

Listen to The Libertarian in India by Hoover Institution: Richard Epstein chronicles his recent trip to India and how the country can improve its economic standing. | Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio.

Analysis and Commentary

The Lessons of Munich

by Bruce Thorntonvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, January 10, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

Alternative Lenders

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

A Modest Proposal for NSA Data Collection

by Kenneth Andersonvia Lawfare
Thursday, January 9, 2014

I have a suggestion for solving nearly all of NSA’s problems: A click-through agreement. A peculiarity of the NSA data collection controversy is that the US public, we are told, is outraged by NSA activities, including the collection of "metadata," on t

Analysis and Commentary

The Distributional Challenge

by Michael Spencevia Project Syndicate
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

Obama and the Sunni-Shiite War

by Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, January 9, 2014

The ground burns in Iraq, Syria and Lebanon. Borders are being contested, and militant Islamists have all but overwhelmed secular authorities.

Interviews
Interviews

Lee Ohanian on, On Point with Tom Ashbrook (7:04)

with Lee Ohanianvia On Point (NPR)
Thursday, January 9, 2014

Fifty years after America's declaration of war on poverty, we'll look at what's been won, and what lost. Look for new thinking.

Interviews

Caroline Hoxby on Tell Me More (:59)

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Tell Me More (NPR)
Thursday, January 9, 2014

Deadlines to apply for colleges are coming up - and some experts say a lot of qualified minority students won't be applying to the top schools. Host Michel Martin speaks with Donald Fraser, Jr., of CollegeSnapps, Inc. and Caroline Hoxby, an economist at Stanford University about why some students of color aren't trying to get into prestigious schools.

Interviews

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, January 9, 2014

Guests: Henry Miller, Hoover. Olivier Guitta, Henry Jackson Society. Robert Zimmerman, behindtheblack.com. James Taranto, WSJ, 

Interviews

Stewart Baker on Morning Edition

with Stewart Bakervia Morning Edition (NPR)
Thursday, January 9, 2014

There's been a vigorous debate over the fate of Edward Snowden, who leaked classified details about the activities of the National Security Agency. Some believe he started an important debate over privacy and security. David Greene talks to former NSA general counsel Stewart Baker, who believes having that debate so openly is dangerous.