Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Clarence Thomas, Plato and 'Grand Theft Auto'

by Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, July 1, 2011

Debates over free expression and educating the young are as old as our civilization...

Analysis and Commentary

Liberal Frankensteins

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, July 1, 2011

From Greece to California, the liberal dream is dead...

Analysis and Commentary

On Leadership

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, June 30, 2011

President Obama would do well to study how his Defense Secretary’s respect for and commitment to the people under his care won their utmost effort to achieve what he set out for them...

Analysis and Commentary

How to Resolve the Stimulus Debate: Use Data Not the Same Models Over Again

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Thursday, June 30, 2011

The best way to way to deal with this problem is to look empirically at the direct effect of the stimulus using actual data, but without imposing a specific model structure...

Analysis and Commentary

For One Day, At Least, the Road to the White House Goes Green

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, June 30, 2011

To most Americans, Thursday of this week is and was remarkable only in how it figured into a long 4th of July weekend. But if you work in presidential politics, June 30 is a red-letter day. That’s because it marks the end of second quarter of 2011 fundraising...

Analysis and Commentary

The Administration’s Strategic Errors–And Some Free Advice

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, June 30, 2011

As things stand now, the National Defense Authorization Act could end up being a disaster for the Obama administration on detainee matters...

Interviews
Interviews

Economic Growth with Michael Spence: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Michael Spencevia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, July 1, 2011

Michael Spence argues that the U.S. “won’t be dominant forever"...

Interviews

Is QE3 Set to Sail?

with John B. Taylorvia Kudlow Report (CNBC)
Thursday, June 30, 2011

Discussing whether QE3 is on the horizon now that QE2 is officially over, with John Taylor, Hoover Institute, and Dean Baker, Center for Economic & Policy Research...

In the News
In the News

American Amnesia

by William Damonvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, July 1, 2011

Young people in this country are failing civics, which is a crisis for the nation...