Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

University Debt

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

Germany Co-opts Putin's Anti-Ukraine Propaganda To Support International Observers and Joining the EU (At Last, A Sign Of Life)

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Ukraine’s signing of the EU Association Agreement this Friday would be Putin’s first serious setback in his campaign to take control of significant parts of or all of Ukraine so as to keep its people Russia’s vassals and out of Europe’s sphere of influence. Having hundreds of international OSCE observers would demolish Putin's myth a extremist, neo-Nazi's pograms against ethnic Russia and would ferret out the outside trouble makers being setn in by Putin. The Russian people and citizens of East and Sought Ukraine will become increasingly aware that Putin's narrative is a Big Lie.

Analysis and Commentary

David Friedman on Bill Nordhaus; Timothy Taylor on Bad Academic Writing

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

David Friedman has lately been picking apart a piece written by Yale University's Bill Nordhaus in the New York Review of Books two years ago. I did so in my class on Energy Economics two years ago, drawing on this...

Analysis and Commentary

Technology is Not Wisdom

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

“Kid, I’m Sorry, but You’re Just Not College Material”

by Michael J. Petrillivia Slate
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

It’s an article of faith in the school reform community that we should be striving to prepare all students for success in college—if not a four-year degree, then some other recognized and reputable post-secondary credential. The rationale is clear and generally compelling; as a recent Pew study reiterated, people who...

Interviews
Interviews

Ed Lazear on After the Bell

with Edward Paul Lazearvia FOX Business
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Ed Lazear on the decline in the average work week.

Interviews

Ed Lazear on Market Makers

with Edward Paul Lazearvia Bloomberg Television
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, talks about the outlook for Federal Reserve policy and Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Lazear speaks with Matt Miller and Stephanie Ruhle on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on Garrison Radio

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Garrison (WIBC)
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Interviews

Paul Gregory on America's Forum (:57)

with Paul R. Gregoryvia Newsmax TV
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

discusses the latest in the Ukraine crisis and what's behind Putin's policies.