Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A Nobel for Non-Keynesians

by David R. Hendersonvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

People's expectations about government policy make it difficult for officials to affect the economy in the ways they intend to...

Analysis and Commentary

Reverse Racism

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

A post-racial society is the last thing that Holder and Obama are pursuing...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama’s Blame Game

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Everything except the president’s own policies is to blame for the economy...

Analysis and Commentary

Cyprus on the World Stage

by Daniel Pipesvia National Review Online
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

The island’s new opportunities are tempered by a real threat from an assertive Turkey...

Analysis and Commentary

Do Americans reward presidents for the old college try?

by Tammy Frisbyvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, October 10, 2011

This election, Democrats should find no comfort in the history of presidential politics. If President Obama wins in 2012, it will be as history making as his first victory...

Analysis and Commentary

The Polish Plumber Who Never Came: A Lesson for Us (Berlin Journal #4)

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Monday, October 10, 2011

Poland and Germany show how easily our illegal immigration problem could be solved by dynamic growth south of the border...

Analysis and Commentary

The Moral Dimensions of Illegal Immigration

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, October 10, 2011

The debate over illegal immigration is mostly fossilized...But time moves on, even if interested groups do not. And now the debate has vastly metamorphosized in often mysterious ways...

Analysis and Commentary

Congratulations and Thanks to Tom Sargent and Chris Sims

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Monday, October 10, 2011

The Nobel Prize committee made an excellent choice in awarding the 2011 economics prize to Tom Sargent and Chris Sims for their influential contributions to macroeconomics...

Analysis and Commentary

Time for Romney to Channel His Inner V.C.?

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, October 10, 2011

Bottom line: if there’s a moment for Romney to seize control of the race and start separating himself from the pack, this might be it. Granted, there are other compelling subplots to Tuesday night’s festivities...

Analysis and Commentary

No Room for a Christian Worldview

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Monday, October 10, 2011

In adding new rights for people, it’s neither necessary nor proper to take rights from others, including Christians...

Interviews
Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on the John Batchelor Show

with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, October 10, 2011

GUESTS: Co-host Rep. Nan Hayworth (NY-19); Salena Zito, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover; John Mauldin, author...

In the News
In the News

2 American Professors Awarded Nobel in Economic Science

with Thomas J. Sargentvia New York Times
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
In the News

California's Kafkaesque Rent Control Laws

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Property rights and due process get second-class status in the courts...

In the News

Americans Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims win economics Nobel

with Thomas J. Sargentvia Washington Post
Monday, October 10, 2011
In the News

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: Women's Suffrage in Saudi Arabia

by Joshua Teitelbaumvia BESA Center for Strategic Studies
Sunday, October 9, 2011

King Abdullah announced that within the next few years women would be appointed to the Consultative Council and be allowed to vote and run for the municipal councils. But is this a significant advancement for Saudi women's rights...?