Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Republicans to the Rescue?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Thomas Sowell Opinion Columns - Republicans to the Rescue?

Economic Crisis
Analysis and Commentary

U.S. Productivity Growth Has Taken a Dive

by Lee Ohanian, Edward Prescottvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

In his State of the Union address last Tuesday, and in speeches across the country since, President Obama has emphasized that Washington needs to "do more to help the entrepreneurs and small business owners who create most new jobs in America." He's right.

Analysis and Commentary

Our Icarus-in-Chief

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Obama’s global fantasies are falling to earth along with him.

Analysis and Commentary

My Rand Paul Problem

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

February 3, 2014

Analysis and Commentary

Unemployment

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Monday, February 3, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

Robert Murphy on the Minimum Wage

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, February 3, 2014

In this article, I explain why, even if the revisionist empirical studies are accurate, it still does not follow that the proposed hike in the minimum wage will be a boon for low-skilled workers. I also argue that, because critics...

Analysis and Commentary

Pitfalls and the High-Speed Rail

by Carson Brunovia ocregister.com
Sunday, February 2, 2014

Let's face it, Republicans in California are at a serious electoral disadvantage. Yes, there are areas where they should and could be more competitive, but for the most part come 2015, California will continue to be under one-party dominance.

Interviews
Interviews

Fouad Ajami on Opinion Journal (Syria)

with Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal Live
Monday, February 3, 2014

Hoover Institution senior fellow Fouad Ajami on the assassination of moderate Lebanese politician Mohamad Chatah.

Interviews

Fouad Ajami on Opinion Journal (Israel)

with Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal Live
Monday, February 3, 2014
Interviews

Kori Schake on Secure Freedom Radio (14:49)

with Kori Schakevia Secure Freedom Radio
Monday, February 3, 2014

JOHN BOLTON, former Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, outlines the arms control enterprise and Russia's recent violations of the New START treaty.KORI SCHAKE, of the Hoover Institution, explores the issues about US invol...

Interviews

Tom Church on the John Batchelor Show (19:52)

with Tom Churchvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, February 3, 2014

Guests: Thaddeus McCotter.  David M Drucker, Washington Examiner. John Fund, National Review Online. Tom Church, Hoover  Gordon Chang, Forbes.com. 

Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show (19:49)

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, February 3, 2014

Guests: Michael Daly, TheDailyBeast. Josh Rogin, TheDailyBeast. Richard A Epstein, Hoover.

Interviews

Lee Ohanian on NBC Southern California

with Lee Ohanianvia NBC Southern California
Sunday, February 2, 2014

Authorities released dramatic new video of one of the few successful rescues after the deadly mudslide in Washington state: a 4-year-old boy found in the mud alive and safe. Robert Kovacik reports from Arlington, Wash., for the NBC4 News at 11 on Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

In the News
In the News

Preschool Push Moving Ahead in Many States

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via New York Times
Monday, February 3, 2014