Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Rescuing the Rust Belt?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

It is fascinating to watch politicians say how they are going to rescue the “rust belt” regions where jobs are disappearing and companies are either shutting down or moving elsewhere...

Analysis and Commentary

Agricultural trade squeals

by Henry I. Millervia Washington Times
Friday, February 29, 2008

European Union officials adamantly refuse to let the World Trade Organization save them from themselves...

In the News
In the News

Schoolyard Scrapper

with Chester E. Finn Jr., Diane Ravitchvia New York Sun
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

A major, paradigm-shifting trend that is a central focus of a new history of American education will ring a bell with New Yorkers: the growing tendency of outsider non-educators — a billionaire media mogul, say, or an antitrust lawyer — to butt their heads into the formerly marmish enterprise of public schooling and demand radical change...

In the News

Does Bush deserve the Reagan mantle?

with Hoover Institutionvia Christian Science Monitor
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

As presidential candidates from both parties battle for their respective nominations, they do so in the shadow of a giant specter: Ronald Reagan...

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Litigating for Liberty

with Milton Friedmanvia Reason
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

If you’ve seen a case of state-on-citizen injustice become a mainstream outrage from coast to coast, chances are Chip Mellor had something to do with it...

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Gingrich to open Menlo Park office

with Newt Gingrich, John Raisian, Barry R. Weingastvia Stanford Daily
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

American Solutions, an organization chaired by Distinguished Visiting Hoover Fellow and Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, recently announced the opening of a new office in Menlo Park...

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Booming Russia now facing debt crisis

with Michael S. Bernstamvia Toronto Star
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

The destination of choice for Red Square sightseers in the turbulent 1990s was Moscow's cavernous glass and steel shopping galleria known as GUM...

In the News

First Things First In School Reform

with Diane Ravitch, Frederick M. Hessvia Investor's Business Daily
Monday, March 3, 2008

No Child Left Behind is once again under attack for its focus on basic skills...

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Texas Economy, Housing Market and Globalization Institute Focus of Dallas Fed Report

with John B. Taylorvia PR Newswire
Friday, February 29, 2008

The latest issue of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Southwest Economy features articles on the Texas economy, the Texas housing market and the Dallas Fed's new Globalization Institute...