Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Putin, Russian Democracy and Wikileaks

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Sunday, December 5, 2010

It will take years for the United States to restore its image as a trustworthy diplomatic partner. U.S. diplomacy has suffered a severe set back and its national security has been damaged by the Wikileak dumps of classified documents...

Analysis and Commentary

At Reagan's Side, Making a Candid Record

by George P. Shultzvia Wall Street Journal
Saturday, December 4, 2010

George P. Shultz wonders if officials will ever again have the confidence to leave documents for posterity...

Analysis and Commentary

Social Security: The Unfinished Work

by Charles Blahousvia Advancing a Free Society
Friday, December 3, 2010

My new book, "Social Security: The Unfinished Work," is now available on Amazon...I wrote this book because I was dissatisfied with the state of the national discussion over Social Security, and in particular with the failure of policy experts to fairly and accessibly explain the relevant issues to the public...

Analysis and Commentary

A tax cut-for-START grand bargain?

by Charles Calomirisvia Arena (Politico)
Thursday, December 2, 2010

Even the New York Times recognized recently that Dems have little bargaining power to push through their tax hike proposal...

Interviews
Interviews

Social Security reform: 5 things every taxpayer needs to know before it's too late

with Charles Blahousvia ConservativeHome's Big Ideas
Friday, December 3, 2010

ConservativeHome's Ryan Streeter recently put 5 questions to Charles Blahous, one of America's most prominent Social Security experts, on what we all need to know about reforming the program...

Interviews

Edwin Meese and Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show

with Edwin Meese III, Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Friday, December 3, 2010

GUESTS: Ed Meese, Heritage Foundation [and Hoover Institution]; Henry Miller, Hoover Institution; Daniel Franklin, The Economist...

In the News
In the News

Rational Optimism with Matt Ridley: Chapter 1 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, December 6, 2010

Matt Ridley discusses the evolutionary process of “ideas having sex,” calling it the secret behind human progress...

In the News

Selgin on the Fed

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, December 6, 2010
In the News

Weekly remarks: Mark Kirk says the unelected shouldn't raise taxes; Biden hails military families

with Niall Fergusonvia Top of the Ticket (Los Angeles Times)
Saturday, December 4, 2010
In the News

The GOP’s California Blues

with Bill Whalenvia Weekly Standard
Saturday, December 4, 2010
In the News

‘The New Promise of American Life’

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via Corner (National Review Online)
Friday, December 3, 2010