Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Bookstore Ghettoes

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, May 10, 2007

If Rachael Ray had been black, there are bookstores where her cookbook would not be displayed in the same section with all the other cookbooks...

Analysis and Commentary

Brown must learn the lessons from Blair's three big mistakes

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, May 10, 2007

All political careers end in failure, but it is not always the same failure...

Analysis and Commentary

Whose War Is It Anyway?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, May 10, 2007

"This war is lost,” Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid recently proclaimed...

In the News
In the News

Revising Ronald Reagan

with Milton Friedman, Martin Anderson, Annelise Anderson, Kiron K. Skinnervia Reason
Friday, June 1, 2007

By the time of Ronald Reagan’s death in June 2004, even Saddam Hussein felt a little nostalgic for the former leader...

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Governor finds a true believer in unusual place

with Milton Friedmanvia San Diego Union-Tribune
Thursday, May 10, 2007

In an era when business executives reflexively revolt against government attempts to impose new mandates and fees, Safeway's Steve Burd is an anomaly...

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Economies of baseball

with Milton Friedmanvia Fortune
Thursday, May 10, 2007

The realm of baseball economics and the ways in which teams ascribe value to individual players has always been polarizing territory, dividing those who approach it with gut instinct and those who prefer to crunch numbers...

In the News

Iraqi lawmakers' vacation plans rile Republicans

with Larry Diamondvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, May 10, 2007

The holiday plans of foreign lawmakers are not normally a topic of intense political interest in Washington...

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The Case for Hegemony

with Niall Fergusonvia American Thinker
Thursday, May 10, 2007

On April 30th, the State Department released a report noting a 25% increase in terrorist attacks around the world in 2006, ostensibly signaling the emergence of a period of unparalleled danger...

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U. of California Will Retain Management Role at Lawrence Livermore Weapons Lab

with Sidney D. Drellvia Chronicle of Higher Education
Wednesday, May 9, 2007

The U.S. Department of Energy awarded a contract on Tuesday to a management team that includes the University of California to operate Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, one of the country's principal research facilities for maintaining America's nuclear arsenal.

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Expert Panel to Discuss Political Implications of 2007 Survey on Corporate Social Responsibility at Georgetown University

with Milton Friedmanvia PR Newswire
Wednesday, May 9, 2007

Fleishman-Hillard Inc. (FH) and the National Consumers League (NCL) will host an expert-panel discussion titled "Principles, Profits, and Politics: The Rise of Corporate Social Responsibility" at 10 a.m. ET on Wednesday, May 9, 2007 at Georgetown University's Riggs Library...

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Crime and Economic Development

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, May 6, 2007

Even though official crime statistics are often suspect, there is no doubt that crime rates vary enormously from country to country.,,