Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Intramural Warfare Among Economists

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Wednesday, July 28, 2010

The most important issue affecting the American economy and this November’s mid-term elections is jobs...

Analysis and Commentary

Will We Ever Get Past Race and Class?

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Wednesday, July 28, 2010

For the better part of a week, Washington has been consumed by the Shirley Sherrod pseudo-scandal, leading many pundits to ponder race relations in America circa 2010...

Analysis and Commentary

Not Quite the Clinton Solution

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, July 27, 2010

In all the talk about returning to the Clinton income-tax tables, I have been confused on one small point...

Analysis and Commentary

A Government Takeover, a Marriage of Convenience

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Reports from Washington and the campaign trail have congressional Democrats talking tough about a heath-insurance “public option”...

Analysis and Commentary

Mark Thoma Doesn't Get It

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, July 27, 2010

The debate between advocates of government intervention like Mark and critics like me is still unjoined--by Mark...

Analysis and Commentary

Government as Deus Ex Machina

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, July 27, 2010

When people advocate government intervention, they rarely, maybe never, tell us how the incentives will be set up so that government will do the right thing...

Analysis and Commentary

Elena Kagan is Obama administration's John Yoo

by Tibor R. Machanvia Desert Dispatch
Monday, July 26, 2010

Don’t believe it for a moment. The American Left, as a whole, does not support civil liberties...

In the News
In the News

Franklin and Rice make music at Philly concert

with Condoleezza Ricevia Forbes.com
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
In the News

In Study, 2 Economists Say Intervention Helped Avert a 2nd Depression

with John B. Taylorvia New York Times
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
In the News

Alternate QDR: More troops, modern equipment

with William J. Perryvia Army Times
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
In the News

Deflation Dissected

with Michael J. Boskinvia Forbes.com
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
In the News

Midterm Voters Will Have Plenty to Gripe About

with Michael J. Boskinvia townhall.com
Tuesday, July 27, 2010