Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
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Analysis and Commentary

Modernize Open Skies

by George P. Shultz, Sidney D. Drellvia New York Times
Monday, March 26, 2012

Open Skies is an important foundation for addressing national security verification challenges of the coming decades. The United States should play a leadership role in strengthening both the technical and political aspects of cooperative aerial monitoring...

Analysis and Commentary

Whither Europe?

by Michael J. Boskinvia Project Syndicate
Monday, March 26, 2012

With the likelihood of a contagious sovereign-debt implosion and European bank failures greatly reduced by the Greek debt deal and the European Central Bank’s lending program, it is time to look ahead...

Analysis and Commentary

The Need to Restrain Congress

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Room for Debate (New York Times)
Sunday, March 25, 2012

The Supreme Court should take this opportunity to reconsider the foundations of its commerce clause jurisprudence...

Analysis and Commentary

Beware of the Mob

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Sunday, March 25, 2012

The role of a president is to rein in the mob, not to unleash it. The latter is what community organizers do; the former is what makes statesmen...

Analysis and Commentary

The Problem with a Variable Tax on Gasoline

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Sunday, March 25, 2012

A policy allegedly aimed at undercutting OPEC's monopoly behavior would actually strengthen it...

Analysis and Commentary

A Community Organizer Among Hunter-Gatherers

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Sunday, March 25, 2012

Do We Have Socialist or Individualistic Genes?...

Analysis and Commentary

At Last, Some Bright Spots in Indian Country

by Terry Andersonvia Wall Street Journal
Saturday, March 24, 2012

Tribes are proving they can do better with less supervision from Washington...

Analysis and Commentary

Has the Sexual Revolution Been Good for Women? No

by Mary Eberstadtvia Wall Street Journal
Saturday, March 24, 2012

It seems difficult to argue that the results of the revolution have been a slam-dunk for happiness...

Analysis and Commentary

Subsidizing wind and solar because China and Germany are doing it

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Friday, March 23, 2012

The President has picked three industries and is arguing for an industrial policy to subsidize them in part because other countries are subsidizing them...

Interviews
Interviews

Terry Anderson and Edwin Meese on the John Batchelor Show

with Terry Anderson, Edwin Meese IIIvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, March 23, 2012

Guests: Terry Anderson, PERC; Douglas Quenqua, NYT; Ed Meese, Carlson Center; Charles Miller, NexGen...

Interviews

Laura Huggins on the John Batchelor Show

with Laura E. Hugginsvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, March 23, 2012

Guests: Laura Huggins, PERC; David Grinspoon, Denver Museum of Space; Patricia Cohen, NYT; Anthony DePalma, NYT...

In the News
In the News

Boudreaux on Public Debt

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, March 26, 2012
In the News

Obamacare: An Unconstitutional Misadventure

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, March 26, 2012

How the individual mandate unravels the core of the health-care law...

In the News

A Festival of Lies

with Victor Davis Hansonvia New York Times
Sunday, March 25, 2012
In the News

Chris Christie: Long GOP nomination battle “stinks and is stupid”

with Hoover Institutionvia Politics Blog (San Francisco Chronicle)
Saturday, March 24, 2012
In the News

Health-Law Foes' Rocky Road to High Court

with Michael McConnellvia Wall Street Journal
Saturday, March 24, 2012
In the News

Medvedev calls missile defense a threat to Russia

with William J. Perryvia Washington Post
Friday, March 23, 2012