Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

There Is No War On Teachers

by Eric Hanushekvia USA Today
Thursday, June 12, 2014

Public schools are constitutionally empowered to educate our next generation, but they often stray from that path to over-emphasize the rights, pay, and benefits of their employees.

The Statue of Liberty.
Analysis and Commentary

Immigration Reform Didn't Die With Cantor Loss

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Bloomberg View
Thursday, June 12, 2014

Immigration reform is dead. That’s the prevailing view after House majority leader Eric Cantor’s loss in the Republican primary in Virginia on Tuesday.

Analysis and Commentary

Sgt. Bergdahl and the U.S. Departure From Afghanistan

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Soon we shall get to the bottom of the swap of five Taliban kingpins from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility for one Sgt. (sic) Bowe Bergdahl.

Analysis and Commentary

The Unsustainability of Organic Farming

by Henry I. Millervia Project Syndicate
Friday, June 13, 2014
“Sustainable” has become one of the buzzwords of the twenty-first century. Increasing numbers of universities offer courses or even programs in “sustainability,” and many large companies boast substantial departments devoted to the subject.
 
Social Security
Analysis and Commentary

Social Security Adds to the Deficit; Stop Saying I Said Otherwise

by Charles Blahousvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, June 12, 2014

In two recent online columns, The Times' Michael Hiltzik claimed that I, in testimony before the U.S. Senate Finance Committee on May 10, 2011, supported his argument that Social Security "can't contribute to the federal deficit.

In the News
Business Abstract
In the News

Why Sewage Treatment Plants and Veterinarians Teach Business Better Than Case Studies

mentioning Michael Spencevia Bloomberg Businessweek
Thursday, June 12, 2014

In the typical MBA classroom, students study management concepts and apply them to case studies. Business schools try to connect academics to the real world of business, bringing in guest speakers to lead discussions of their own case studies or taking students on study trips to see how companies negotiate the tradeoffs between theory and everyday management.