Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

How to stop the U.S. from being Goliath

by Niall Fergusonvia Los Angeles Times
Monday, February 12, 2007

Two vignettes say much about the American way of war...

Analysis and Commentary

Regession in Russia

by Arnold Beichmanvia Washington Times
Sunday, February 11, 2007

Every day in every way things worsen in Vladimir Putin's Russia...

In the News
In the News

Democracies vs. Dicatatorships

by Russell Roberts with Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Cafe Hayek
Monday, February 12, 2007

Bruce Bueno de Mesquita has a very strange world view...

In the News

Inflation 101 for Women Pundits & Other Tyrants

with Thomas Sowellvia Free-Market News Network
Monday, February 12, 2007

Libertarians have a keen appreciation of how governments monkey with the money supply...

In the News

Obama’s Race Problem

with Shelby Steelevia National Review Online
Monday, February 12, 2007

After months of encouragement from nearly every corner of the country, on Saturday Barack Obama officially entered the race to become the next president of the United States...

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Is Sex Selection of Births Undesirable? BECKER

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Monday, February 12, 2007

In China in 2005, 118 boys were born for every 100 girls born.

In the News

Many GOP activists riled by governor

with Milton Friedmanvia San Francisco Chronicle
Monday, February 12, 2007

Arnold Schwarzenegger is going to be governor for four more years and a surprising number of Republican party activists aren't happy about it...

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It will take an injection of capitalism to free ourselves

with Milton Friedmanvia Dallas Morning News
Sunday, February 11, 2007

If the era of modern medicine began with a bang – the introduction of penicillin in 1941 – the era of modern American health insurance began with a whimper...

In the News

From president of Peru to just Palo Alto guy

with Alejandro Toledovia San Francisco Chronicle
Sunday, February 11, 2007

A short man wearing blue jeans and a windbreaker joined the other schlumps in the long line at the Department of Motor Vehicles office in Redwood City last September...

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The Middle East Won't Be California

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Sunday, February 11, 2007

February starts spring out here...

In the News

Bush names local to post

with Williamson M. Evers, Koret Task Force, John Raisian, Eric Hanushekvia San Jose Mercury News
Saturday, February 10, 2007

President Bush this week nominated Palo Alto resident Williamson ``Bill'' Evers as assistant secretary in the Office of Education for Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development...

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President Bush Nominates Williamson Evers as Education Assistant Secretary

with Williamson M. Eversvia U.S. Department of State
Friday, February 9, 2007

President George W. Bush has nominated Williamson Evers to serve in his Administration and today sent the following nomination to the Senate...

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What to Do About Iran

with Timothy Garton Ashvia Barone Blog
Thursday, February 8, 2007

Here's the British writer Timothy Garton Ash, who wrote so wonderfully about the fall of communism in Eastern Europe, on Iran...