Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A Toxic Mix Of Regulation And Subsidy

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes
Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Brace yourselves for the Obama economy...

Analysis and Commentary

Why Permanent Tax Cuts Are the Best Stimulus

by John B. Taylor with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Short-term fiscal policies fail to promote long-term growth.

Analysis and Commentary

‘Jolting’ the Economy

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Does our economy need it?...

Analysis and Commentary

Has Bush Heard Of Bastiat?

by David R. Hendersonvia Forbes
Monday, November 24, 2008

Unemployment benefits extension will extend unemployment...

In the News
In the News

Good Intentions, Ignorant Elites, and Scoundrels

by Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Tuesday, November 25, 2008

We live in a dangerous and dark time for schools...

In the News

Speaking at Cato on The Price of Everything

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, November 24, 2008

On December 1 at noon, I'll be speaking on The Price of Everything at Cato here in DC, with comments by Nick Gillespie...

In the News

A Fiery Czech Is Poised to Be the Face of Europe

with Timothy Garton Ashvia New York Times
Monday, November 24, 2008

In the 1980s, a Communist secret police agent infiltrated clandestine economics seminars hosted by Vaclav Klaus, a fiery future leader of the Czech Republic, who had come under suspicion for extolling free market virtues...

In the News

Hazlett on Telecommunications

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, November 24, 2008

Thomas Hazlett of George Mason University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about a number of key issues in telecommunications and telecommunication policy including net neutrality, FCC policy, and the state of antitrust...

In the News

Why we all have a part to play in beating the financial crisis

with Niall Fergusonvia Daily Mail (UK)
Monday, November 24, 2008

The losses from the financial crisis engulfing the globe continue to mount...

In the News

Cassidy on the meltdown

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, November 24, 2008

John Cassidy does a nice job summarizing how we get here with a focus on Bernanke and the evolution of his view of the Fed...

In the News

Berkeley professor chosen for Obama's team

with Michael J. Boskinvia ABC 7 News (CA)
Monday, November 24, 2008

On Monday, President-elect Obama promised his administration will hit the ground running, when he takes office...

In the News

Making cents of it all

with Niall Fergusonvia Houston Chronicle
Sunday, November 23, 2008

If knowledge is comfort, two books about debt could help allay our fears, confusion about the economy...

In the News

Russia poses challenge to Obama

with Michael McFaulvia Politico
Sunday, November 23, 2008

Joe Biden warned that hostile nations would quickly “test” the young new president with a “generated crisis,” and Biden seems to have been right...