Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Commentary: Analyzing the agendas behind human altruism

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom News Networks
Wednesday, November 1, 2006

In his recent book, "The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason" (Norton, 2004), Sam Harris advances some of his thoughtful reasons for doubting the merits of a religious outlook on the world, especially with regard to politics....

In the News
In the News

Policy Changes Seen Needed for Charters

with Koret Task Force, Paul T. Hillvia Education Week
Wednesday, November 1, 2006

Major policy changes are needed to “level the playing field” for charter schools, a new book argues...

In the News

Hoover Poll: Garamendi, Bowen, Chiang -- plus Feinstein and Lockyer -- With Solid Leads

with David Brady, Morris P. Fiorinavia California Majority Report
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Here's the best poll I've seen for down-ticket Democrats...

In the News

Arguments Against Prop 87 (Oil Severance Tax) Crumble Under Analysis--Even That of a Conservative Economics Professor

with Paul M. Romervia California Progress Report
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

"Slicker than Oil: The Debate Over California’s Proposition 87" appeared last week on the Applia Econ Blog; News for Econ Students. It is written by Paul Romer, a Stanford professor of economics. He is a Senior Fellow of the Hoover Institution, a fairly conservative think tank named after Herbert Hoover. All the more important for his conclusions...

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Schwarzenegger Bucks Democratic Trend

with Morris P. Fiorina, David Brady, Hoover Institutionvia Business Wire
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

In the midst of a Democratic trend, one of the few bright spots for Republicans is California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who appears headed for a solid victory in his quest for reelection...

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University 'X article' aims to boost national security policy

with George P. Shultzvia Princeton Packet
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

With the rise of new world powers, a tightening energy market, increasing anti-Americanism and a globalizing economy, "the United States must deal with a series of profound changes in the international landscape...."