Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

How Caroline Kennedy can best serve the people of New York

by Diane Ravitchvia Daily News (NY)
Thursday, January 29, 2009

Over the past several weeks, New Yorkers have been re-introduced to Caroline Kennedy...

Analysis and Commentary

Want low prices? We need political-risk insurance

by Dino Falaschettivia Orlando Sentinel
Thursday, January 29, 2009

On Tuesday, State Farm announced it will no longer insure property in Florida...

Analysis and Commentary

Explaining Israel’s Strategic Mistakes

by Daniel Pipesvia FrontPage Mag.com
Wednesday, January 28, 2009

In an article earlier this month , “Israel's Strategic Incompetence in Gaza,” I made three points: that the Israeli leadership unilaterally created its current problems in Gaza, that the war against Hamas meant ignoring the much larger threat of Iranian nuclear weapons, and that the goal of empowering Al-Fatah makes no sense...

Analysis and Commentary

Don't blame the State Department for its own starvation

by Kori Schakevia Foreign Policy
Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Gary Schaub has an op-ed in today's New York Times on the disparity between State and Defense...

In the News
In the News

Celebrating the Bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln’s Birth

with Shelby Steelevia Heritage Foundation
Thursday, January 29, 2009

On this 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth, America's first black President resides in the White House...

In the News

Iran Would Need One Year to Produce Bomb-Grade Uranium, Expert Says

with Abbas Milanivia Global Security Newswire
Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Iran would need at least a year to produce enough weapon-grade uranium for a nuclear-weapon from its existing stocks of low-enriched material, the London Telegraph reported today (see GSN, Jan. 27)...

In the News

Chicago’s Best Ideas: Richard Epstein, “The Coming Meltdown in Labor Relations”

with Richard A. Epsteinvia University of Chicago Law School
Wednesday, January 28, 2009

As you may already know, Professor Richard Epstein is not President Obama's biggest fan...

In the News

Lesson From the Crisis: Regulations Are Worthless

with Robert J. Barrovia American Enterprise Institute
Wednesday, January 28, 2009

If we gathered together a random sample of the world's citizens a year ago, and asked them to characterize the core principles of a successful society, then "free market capitalism" would surely have received nearly unanimous support...

In the News

Treasury Secretary Geithner's Aggregator Bank: Learning from China

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Wednesday, January 28, 2009

China succeeded in fixing its banks through a lengthy recapitalization process that took seven years...