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The Libertarian: The Supreme Court And The Separation Of Powers

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

A new case tests the reach of the administrative state.

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The World Is ‘Dangerously Unprepared’ For The Next Epidemic

by Markos Kounalakisvia Dallas News
Monday, February 8, 2016

Mobile apps are a fabulous waste of time and infinitely diverting. Except for "Plague."

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A Live IQ2US Debate: The Maximum Pressure Campaign Against Iran Is Working

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The Hoover Institution is hosting the A Live IQ2US Debate: The Maximum Pressure Campaign Against Iran Is Working on March 4th, 2020.

Event
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The Victor Davis Hanson Podcast: Plaguing Issues

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Victor Davis Hanson Podcast
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the history of plagues and their non-biological consequences, the cost of globalization, the state of Trump’s reelection chances after a wild week, and whether Joe Biden will pass Bernie Sanders on the road to Milwaukee.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Progressive Big Lies

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage Mag.com
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Who controls the past controls the future; who controls the present controls the past.

Analysis and Commentary

What Is The Actual Poverty Rate In The United States?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Over at the Conversable Economist yesterday (March 2), Timothy Taylor, as he does virtually every day, has an excellent post. This one is on various measures of the U.S. poverty rate over time. It’s titled “Winning the ‘War on Poverty’–and Now What?”

Interviews
Interviews

Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show (Part 1 Of 2)

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

(Part 1) Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "The Revenge Of The Paris Agreement."

Interviews

Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show (Part 2 Of 2)

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

(Part 2) Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "The Revenge Of The Paris Agreement."

Interviews

Bill Whalen On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Bill Whalenvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Bill Whalen discusses the state of the Democratic presidential race as well as whether presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg will drop out.

In the News
In the News

California’s Jungle Primary System: Analysts Discuss Its Merits And Faults

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The Epoch Times
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Californians enter the jungle on March 3—the so-called “jungle primaries.”

In the News

‘We Are Very Vulnerable’: Experts Weigh In On Coronavirus Spread

quoting Niall Fergusonvia The Weekly Times
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Coronavirus has already killed more people in seven weeks than ebola has killed in the second-worst outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo in nearly two years, according to the World Health Organisation.

In the News

The Central Bank Cavalry Is Coming. Is It Enough?

quoting Kevin Hassettvia NBC2
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

After the most brutal week for investors since the Great Recession, stocks soared Monday on the hope central banks will ride to the rescue.

In the News

Think Coronavirus Is Bad For Stocks? Sanders Would Be Worse

quoting Casey B. Mulliganvia The Washington Examiner
Monday, March 2, 2020

Stock markets around the world have swooned because some people are getting the sniffles. Or, as we might also put it, we're threatened with a pandemic of the coronavirus that might kill millions. (After all, the Spanish Flu of 1918 did kill more than World War I.) This is big stuff.

 
 
In the News

Wall Street’s Watchdog Is Obscuring Data That Could Protect Investors

cited Amit Seruvia Quartz
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Every year, thousands of Americans face the same weighty decision. With cash piling up in a no-yield bank account, they determine it’s time to entrust their wealth to a pro. But how do they ensure they’re not handing over their hard-earned savings—and their hopes of paying for college, perhaps, or enjoying a financially secure retirement—to the next Jordan Belfort or Bernie Madoff?

In the News

Joe Biden Hasn't Campaigned In The Bay Area, 'To His Detriment,' Says Former SF Mayor Willie Brown

cited Hoover Institutionvia ABC 7 News
Monday, March 2, 2020

With only five candidates left in the race ahead of California's primary, attention has turned to presidential democratic candidate Joe Biden.

In the News

5 Things To Watch On Super Tuesday

cited Hoover Institutionvia The Hill
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

The race for the Democratic presidential nomination will enter a critical new phase on Tuesday when voters in 14 states will head to the polls.