Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Clones overdue on the menu

by Henry I. Millervia Segye Ilbo (South Korea)
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

The FDA’s preliminary decision last week to permit the consumption of food from cloned animals is a good one..

Analysis and Commentary

Micro health plans for macro benefit

by Scott W. Atlasvia Washington Times
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Democritus touted the goal of good health in the fifth century B.C., when he said that "without health, nothing is of any use, not money nor anything else" ("On Diet:)...

Analysis and Commentary

What Drives High Growth Rates?

by Michael Spencevia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

With China and India growing at high rates, there has been a dramatic increase in the fraction of the world's population experiencing the benefits and challenges of rapid growth...

Analysis and Commentary

A Capital Thinker

by Peter M. Robinson with Milton Friedmanvia Stanford Magazine
Monday, January 1, 2007

Milton Friedman was an unlikely candidate to become a great man...

In the News
In the News

Do Social Issues Belong in Math Class?

with Diane Ravitchvia New York Sun
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Can social and economic justice issues be integrated into mathematics curricula?

In the News

Centenary's Forum - Theme: Libertarianism

with Tibor R. Machanvia Centenary College Forum
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

This year, Centenary’s Forum will discuss the issue of libertarianism...

In the News

Milton Friedman Day

with Milton Friedmanvia Human Events Online
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Monday is Milton Friedman Day...

In the News

Sending more troops to Iraq is a big mistake, panelists say

with William J. Perry, Larry Diamondvia Stanford Report
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Calling the Bush administration's course in Iraq "one of the biggest foreign policy blunders in American history," Larry Diamond, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, warned that the president's proposed "surge option" of over 20,000 more U.S. troops is doomed to fail and could drive the widening insurgency into an all-out civil war, fomenting regional instability and creating a base for al-Qaida to launch attacks on the West...

In the News

Don't get too worried about a neocon invasion at SMU

with Hoover Institution, Milton Friedman, George P. Shultz, Martin Anderson, Annelise Anderson, Edwin Meese III, Larry Diamondvia Dallas Morning News
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

To see how the think tank President Bush has in mind to accompany his library might work, it's useful to look at the model he wants to follow – the Hoover Institution at Stanford University...

In the News

One Simple Step With Big Implications

with Milton Friedmanvia Human Events Online
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

President Bush’s health insurance tax reform is the simplest and yet most radical proposal to emerge in decades...

In the News

Long Love Affairs With Libertarianism

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Sun
Wednesday, January 24, 2007

The 20th century philosopher-novelist Ayn Rand, author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged," famously called herself a "radical for capitalism..."

In the News

State Of The Union

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Tuesday, January 23, 2007

I spoke on campuses recently and listened to a number of students discuss issues of immigration, national identify, and the old race/class/gender conundrum...

In the News

Madigan turns up heat on disputed Zyprexa lawsuit

with Henry I. Millervia Legal Newsline
Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Illinois attorney general Lisa Madigan has ratcheted up the pressure on pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly over a controversial drug-marketing lawsuit that has drawn fire from reform advocates...

In the News

Taylor Rule Remains a Guiding Tool for Fed

with John B. Taylorvia Stanford Magazine
Monday, January 1, 2007

Prior to his service at the U.S. Treasury from 2001 to 2005, John Taylor had two previous policy-making stints in Washington...