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Conservatism And Populism Go Back Centuries

by Peter Berkowitzvia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

[Subscription Required] Of all the strange and remarkable features of politics in the Trump era, among the least surprising is the alliance between conservatism and populism. 

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State Of Thought On Financial Regulation

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

I'm at a conference on "Financial cycles and regulation" at the Deutsche Bundesbank. Beyond the individual papers, I find the conversation interesting.

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Unstable Majorities

by Morris P. Fiorinavia PolicyEd
Monday, October 22, 2018

In the aftermath of the most contentious Supreme Court nomination in modern history, many people are left with the belief that America is more polarized than ever. But the truth is more complicated. Watch Hoover Senior Fellow Morris Fiorina explain why.

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Saudi Arabia In Crisis

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "Saudi Arabia in Crisis" on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST.

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The Libertarian: Debating Birthright Citizenship

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Does the constitution guarantee citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants in the US?

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Silas Palmer Fellow Asks: Why The Interwar Polish Elite Embarked On A Colonial Campaign

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Thanks to support from the Hoover Institution, I came to Stanford in October 2018 to conduct dissertation research in the Reading Room. My doctoral project examines the interwar Polish state’s engagement in colonial ideas and actions.

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Silas Palmer Fellow Greg Robinson Explores The Economic And Cultural Connections Between Japan And Louisiana In The 20th Century

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

My project, “Japanese in Louisiana,” focuses on the economic and cultural connections between Japan and Louisiana in the 20th century, most importantly in New Orleans. During these decades, the port of New Orleans became ...

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Opinion: Elections Should Always Feel This Urgent

quoting Morris P. Fiorinavia Buzzfeed News
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The political scientist Morris Fiorina calls these seemingly ephemeral coalitions “unstable majorities.”

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Don't Fear The Gig Economy: Asset Allocation Daily

quoting John H. Cochrane via Seeking Alpha
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The Conference Board says all the ruckus about a gig economy is hype, unsupported by the data.

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Job Openings Outnumbered Unemployed Americans By More Than One Million In September

quoting Steven J. Davisvia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

[Subscription Required] Difficulty filling high-skilled jobs is causing some businesses to adjust their strategies.

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The ‘Sacred’ Walls Of Donald Trump

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

With each step the “caravan of contradictions” takes toward our border, another progressive illusion slips away. Victor Davis Hanson considers this mob, and by extension the events surrounding it, a “paradox, a contradiction, and an irony.” He’s right.

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How The GFC Created President Trump

quoting Niall Fergusonvia Your Money
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

And why today's US mid-term elections will surprise spectators.

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Another View: Mueller Time Is Coming Soon

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Battleboro Reformer
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

When the smoke from the midterm election clears, one thing is certain: You will be seeing the name of Robert Mueller a lot more than you have for the past two months, no matter whether the Democrats manage to take the U.S. House or not.

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Govt And RBI Have To Respect Each Other's Turf, Says Raghuram Rajan

quoting Raghuram Rajanvia Business Standard
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

'The aim of the board is to be Rahul Dravid - sensible, thoughtful and not, with due respect, Navjot Sidhu', says Raghuram Rajan, former RBI governor.