Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The GOP Candidates Square Off on Taxes

by Michael J. Boskinvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, November 3, 2011

The proposals range from modest to bold. All include lower rates, which will stimulate growth...

Analysis and Commentary

Who Are These Fat-Cat Few at the Top?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, November 3, 2011

In short, a confident, successful society neither idolizes nor demonizes its rich, but instead believes that wealth can be created rather than taken from others. And it simply judges the better-off by the content of their characters, not the size of their wallets...

Analysis and Commentary

Breaking news: creditors lose money in MF Global collapse!

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

The collapse of MF Global, a highly leveraged gambler on Europe’s fate using other people’s money means that those who funded those gambles have lost virtually all of their money...

Analysis and Commentary

Razing Cain: Four Takeaways

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

A week from now, the Internet may still be buzzing over what did and didn’t transpire at the National Restaurant Association under Herman Cain’s watch...Two days into the story, here are four takeaways for those interested in this sort of political brouhaha...

Analysis and Commentary

Evaluate teachers on how much students have learned

by Williamson M. Eversvia Freedom Politics
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

On Tuesday, Nov. 1, a group of parents and taxpayers sued the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to make the district follow the law, by evaluating teachers based on how much their students have learned...

Interviews
Interviews

Political Culture with Thomas Sowell: Chapter 4 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Thomas Sowellvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, November 3, 2011

Thomas Sowell discusses the American Pastime, and talks about the difference between politics and baseball...

Interviews

Europe and the Fed in Focus

with Edward Paul Lazearvia Squawk on the Street (CNBC)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

A countdown to the jobs report, as investors wait to hear today's Fed decision, with Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor...

Interviews

Condoleezza Rice's thoughts on a vice presidency

with Condoleezza Ricevia Early Show (CBS)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice tells CBS News her thoughts on becoming vice president if asked by a candidate during an interview with Chief White House Correspondent Norah O'Donnell...

Interviews

Credit Bush Administration for Qaddafi's Downfall?

with Condoleezza Ricevia Fox and Friends (Fox News)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice weighs in...

Interviews

Condoleezza Rice on 2012 GOP Field

with Condoleezza Ricevia Piers Morgan Tonight (CNN)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Condoleezza Rice talks to Piers Morgan about Herman Cain and the rest of the 2012 GOP field...

In the News
In the News

Building a New Relationship with India

by Condoleezza Ricevia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, November 3, 2011

And managing our hot-headed allies, Pakistan and Afghanistan, in the war on terror...

In the News

Macey on the financial crisis

by Jonathan Maceyvia Yale Law School
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
In the News

Nobel Winner Joins Hedge Fund

with Thomas J. Sargentvia DealBook (New York Times)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011