Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Christie, Clinton, and the 2016 Masters Wager

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, November 18, 2013

The calendar may say that it’s another 770-plus days until the November 2016 election, but that doesn’t prevent us from engaging in a little speculation.

Analysis and Commentary

2014 Is Not 1914, But Europe Is Getting Increasingly Angry and Nationalist

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Sunday, November 17, 2013

Timothy Garton Ash: While Germany focuses on forging a government, populist anti-EU parties look set to do well at next year's elections

Analysis and Commentary

How Big An Army?

by Kori Schakevia Shadow Government (Foreign Policy)
Friday, November 15, 2013

The unified front put forward in the budget debate by the military services is cracking.  It was inevitable: When money gets really tight, trade-offs have to be made and those trade-offs will create winners and losers among the services. A year ago, the service chiefs were extolling the camaraderie amongst themselves; now they are beginning to challenge the distribution of budget shares.

Interviews
Interviews

Fouad Ajami on Opinion Journal

with Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal Live
Monday, November 18, 2013
Interviews

Paul Gregory on MSNBC

with Paul R. Gregoryvia MSNBC
Sunday, November 17, 2013

Paul Gregory, writer of the New York Times magazine piece “Lee Harvey Oswald was my Friend,” elaborates on his relationship with Oswald.

Interviews

Sunday Q&A: Josef Joffe on the Myth of American Decline

with Josef Joffevia Daily Beast
Sunday, November 17, 2013

Josef Joffe on American exceptionalism, why Europeans hate Israel, and why China may not be the next superpower.

Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, November 15, 2013

Guests:  Richard A Epstein, Hoover. Ann Gibbons, Science magazine. Todd Shields, Bloomberg.  

Interviews

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

with Peter Berkowitzvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, November 15, 2013

Guests: Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Ken Croswell, Scientific American. Gregory Copley, author, UnCivilization.

In the News
In the News

Angus Deaton on Health, Wealth, and Poverty

with Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, November 18, 2013

Angus Deaton of Princeton University and author of the Great Escape talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the book--the vast improvements in health and standard of living in recent times. Deaton surveys the improvements in life expectancy and...

In the News

Obamacare's Threat to Liberalism

with Fouad Ajamivia Politico
Monday, November 18, 2013

From the moment of his improbable emergence as a presidential contender seven years ago, Barack Obama has always positioned himself as something better than a politician. And he has always presented his goals for progressive change as something bigger than the bare minimum a Democrat might hope for in a country that skews center-right. So the fiasco...