Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Random Thoughts

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Random thoughts on the passing scene...

Analysis and Commentary

Progressives' betrayal of our founders

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, December 3, 2007

As people think about public affairs they deploy a variety of criteria by which to evaluate them...

In the News
In the News

Team Rudy

with Michael J. Boskin, Milton Friedman, John Raisian, Charles Hill, Martin Andersonvia National Review
Monday, December 17, 2007

As Bill Simon Jr. prepared to run for governor of California, he sought the advice of his old boss, Rudy Giuliani...

In the News

The Pulpit Bully

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Sun
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Pat Buchanan likes to use a lot of Latin...

In the News

Creative Destruction's Reconstruction: Joseph Schumpeter Revisited

with Milton Friedmanvia Chronicle of Higher Education
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

My guess is that average literate Americans know of three 20th-century economists: John Maynard Keynes, Milton Friedman, and Alan Greenspan...

In the News

Making n-weapons, testing, unnecessary, says senior scientist

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Earthtimes (UK)
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Even as parliament debates the Indo-US civilian nuclear deal, one of the country's most eminent senior scientists has called for India to take the initiative to eliminate nuclear bombs, saying 'making nuclear weapons, even testing is completely unnecessary, and India should go back to what Rajiv Gandhi had advocated' - a nuclear weapons-free world...

In the News

Putin Seeks Pliable Successor, New Role After Duma Campaign Win

with Michael McFaulvia Bloomberg
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

With Russian opposition politicians planning long-shot presidential campaigns, Vladimir Putin is searching for a pliable successor who might even be willing to let him retake the reins, analysts said...

In the News

Great support by the people helped Estonia change its economic system

with Hoover Institutionvia eGov Monitor (UK)
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

In the presentation made at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University in California, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip said that Estonia has managed to transform its economy from a strongly controlled system into an economy based one due to the fast reforms carried out with the support of the people...

In the News

Excessive Regulation of GM Crops Costs Lives

by Henry I. Millervia FEER Forum
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Without better management of water resources, the world’s current consumption will likely need to double by 2050 to provide food for a global population of some nine billion, according to the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development...

In the News

Revisionism and The Iranian Non-Bomb

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, December 3, 2007

The latest news from Iran about the supposed abandonment in 2003 of the effort to produce a Bomb — if even remotely accurate — presents somewhat of a dilemma for liberal Democrats...

In the News

Farming and Fighting Again

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, December 3, 2007

It is only December and California farmers are starting to panic in the Central Valley over the absence of both snow in the mountains and rain here...

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Self-imposed sanctions

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, December 3, 2007

Joan Robinson once said (anyone out there have a source?), just because your neighbor puts rocks in his harbors to keep out your boats, that doesn't mean it makes sense for you to do the same...

In the News

Everything is caused by global warming

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, December 3, 2007

Six hundred things and counting...

In the News

Romney Announces Education Policy Advisory Group

with John E. Chubb, Herbert J. Walberg, Paul E. Petersonvia All American Patriots
Saturday, December 1, 2007

Today, Governor Mitt Romney announced the Romney for President Education Policy Advisory Group...