Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Egypt and the Fruits of the Pharaohs

by Fouad Ajamivia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, November 29, 2011

What we are witnessing is not the consequence of democracy but rather a half-century of authoritarianism...

Analysis and Commentary

Gingrich and Immigration

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, November 29, 2011

One of the issues that have aroused concern among conservative Republicans is that of amnesty for illegal immigrants, especially after Gingrich said that it would not be "humane" to deport someone who has been living and working here for years...

Analysis and Commentary

Lessons of History?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Even among those who still invoke the lessons of history, some read those lessons very differently from others...

Analysis and Commentary

The Unending Pakistani Wars

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, November 28, 2011

We probably will not know the full extent of the latest border clash between coalition forces and the Pakistani army, and it may not matter even if we do, given that we all seem to accept the strange post-9/11 relationship with ally/neutral/enemy Pakistan...

Analysis and Commentary

Nudging us to death

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, November 28, 2011

My biggest problem with nudging people [in the right direction via program design or tax incentives] is that the process could would likely be corrupted via special interests...

Interviews
Interviews

George H. Nash on the Frank Beckmann Show

with George H. Nashvia Frank Beckmann Show (WJR)
Monday, November 28, 2011

Renowned Historian, Editor of the Hoover Institution's just published never before released President Herbert Hoover memoir and critique of U.S. foreign policy during World War II...

Interviews

Russell Roberts on the Mike McConnell Show

with Russell Robertsvia Mike McConnell (WGN)
Monday, November 28, 2011

Russell Roberts, Economics Professor at George Mason University, author of the novel The Price of Everything, and host of the podcast show "EconTalk," joins Mike to help explain some confusing aspects of today's complicated economy...

In the News
In the News

Journalism with Gerard Baker & Andrew Ferguson: Chapter 2 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
In the News

Curing the Unemployment Blues

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Deregulation is our last, best hope...

In the News

Foreign Policy’s 100 Global Thinkers List: Which think tankers made the cut?

with Condoleezza Rice, Hoover Institutionvia Think Tanked (Washington Post)
Monday, November 28, 2011