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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Eric Hanushek on Education and Prosperity

with Russell Roberts, Eric Hanushekvia EconTalk
Monday, August 26, 2013

Eric Hanushek of Stanford University's Hoover Institution talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about his new book, Endangering Prosperity (co-authored with Paul Peterson and Ludger Woessmann). Hanushek argues that America's educational system is mediocre relative to other school systems...

Analysis and Commentary

The Chinese Can't Stage a Decent Show Trial

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Monday, August 26, 2013

The new Chinese leaders are making fools of themselves on full public display.

Analysis and Commentary

Jackson Hole: Then and Now

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Sunday, August 25, 2013

Quite a few people expressed interest in my tweet on the very high ratio of men to women at the 1982 Jackson Hole conference: 23 to 1.  A CNN Money story and Justin  Wolfers tweet reported 6 to 1 t...

Analysis and Commentary

Information About Colleges and Student Loans

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

The French Model

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Sunday, August 25, 2013

Sometimes the impact of a set of policies is not obvious immediately. When Japan was riding high in the late 1980′s, a lot of people suggested that their model was one to emulate. Their public/private partnership with lifetime employment seemed

Analysis and Commentary

10 Years After California's Recall, Lessons Learned

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

The Libertarian Podcast:The Butler and Civil Rights

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, August 23, 2013

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Analysis and Commentary

Uncommon Knowledge with Amity Shlaes

with Peter M. Robinson, Amity Shlaesvia Wall Street Journal Live
Friday, August 23, 2013
Interviews
Interviews

George P. Shultz Says We Should Decriminalize Personal-Use Drugs

with George P. Shultzvia TribLive
Sunday, August 25, 2013

George P. Shultz is a distinguished fellow at the Hoover Institution, a think tank based at Stanford University in Stanford, Calif. One of a handful ...

Interviews

Sam Tadros on Fox News Television

with Samuel Tadrosvia Fox News
Saturday, August 24, 2013

Roughly 47 churches attacked during civil unrest

In the News
In the News

The Gruesome Repudiation of ‘Leading From Behind’

with Fouad Ajamivia Washington Post
Sunday, August 25, 2013

The president's intellectual and moral confusion over Syria is "troublesome."

In the News

Stanford’s Taylor Says ‘Sooner the Better’ for Fed to Unwind QE

with John B. Taylorvia Bloomberg Businessweek
Friday, August 23, 2013

Stanford University Professor John Taylor, creator of a rule for guiding monetary policy, said the Federal Reserve should begin as soon as possible to taper its purchases of securities.

In the News

Expert: Fate of Copts in Egypt Uncertain

with Samuel Tadrosvia The Washington Free Beacon
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Egypt’s Coptic Christian community faces an uncertain future as widespread religiously motivated violence engulfs the country it has called home for centuries, one expert on the religious group said Thursday.

In the News

Herbert Hoover’s Indictment of Allied Strategy

by Nicholas Siekierski with Hoover Institution, Herbert Hoovervia Paprika Politik
Friday, August 16, 2013

Why should the cost of defeating Hitler have been the enslavement of Eastern Europe?