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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Hoover Senior Fellow Thomas Sargent Wins Nobel in Economics

with Thomas J. Sargentvia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, October 10, 2011

Hoover economist Thomas Sargent, a leader in the field of macroeconomics and the rational expectations revolution, was named cowinner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences today...

Analysis and Commentary

From Hero-Worship to Celebrity-Adulation

by Tod Lindbergvia Weekly Standard
Monday, October 10, 2011

The problem of greatness in an age of equality...

Analysis and Commentary

When Californians Took Initiative

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, October 10, 2011

This week marks 100 years since California dramatically reshaped its political landscape...

Analysis and Commentary

Advice to Obama's DOE From a Former Soviet Planner

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Sunday, October 9, 2011

I see from the New York Times article “Market Risks Are Seen in Energy Innovations” that you could benefit from my over thirty years of experience with Gosplan (The USSR State Planning Commission)...

Analysis and Commentary

Poor Sales

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Sunday, October 9, 2011

Invictus over at The Big Picture wants Charlie Rose to ask this question of the GOP candidates...

Analysis and Commentary

Kenneth Anderson on Charlie Savage’s Story and Secrecy

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Sunday, October 9, 2011

I was planning to write a piece this morning pointing out that Charlie Savage’s story–to which I linked last night and which describes in some detail the legal rationale in the OLC opinion authorizing the Al-Aulaqi strike–actually heightens the problem of the administration’s refusal to discuss the drones program in public...

Interviews
Interviews

Lee Ohanian on The Larry Kudlow Show

with Lee Ohanianvia The Larry Kudlow Show
Saturday, October 8, 2011

Lee Ohanian, Professor of Economics at UCLA and author of "The Impact of the Employee Freedom of Choice Act on The U.S. Economy," joins Larry to talk about the job market...

In the News
In the News

Americans Sargent, Sims share economics Nobel

with Thomas J. Sargentvia Associated Press
Monday, October 10, 2011
In the News

Americans Sargent, Sims Win Nobel Economics Prize

with Thomas J. Sargentvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, October 10, 2011

By BEN CASSELMAN And JUSTIN LAHART

In the News

Frank Rose on Storytelling and the Art of Immersion

by Russell Robertsvia EconLog
Monday, October 10, 2011
In the News

City, living

via Daily
Sunday, October 9, 2011

Seeing urban centers as a cure for the ‘same old’ blues...

In the News

Occupy Wall Street's focus on disparity hits nerve

with Kenneth E. Scottvia San Francisco Chronicle
Sunday, October 9, 2011