Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Germany's rendezvous with history will also put Cameron on the rack

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

If the eurozone is saved, it will be on German terms. Britain needs to take its partners' concerns more seriously...

Hot air ballons in Bagan, Myanmar
Analysis and Commentary

Looking up in Myanmar?

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Things are looking better in Myanmar. With a shift to civilian rule, its new leader Thein Sein is implementing reforms and releasing political prisoners. Unfortunately for the Burmese people, these changes are likely to be transitory...By Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith

Analysis and Commentary

Do Americans Favor a Flat Tax?

by David Brady, Tammy Frisbyvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Support for a single rate isn't high, but there's a big group of undecideds up for grabs...

Analysis and Commentary

Cain Lost in the Labyrinth

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

In short, Cain’s ascendance — and ongoing descent — are as fascinating to watch as they will soon be tragic in their denouement...

Analysis and Commentary

General Cartwright on Offensive Cyber Weapons and Deterrence

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Tuesday, November 8, 2011

In an interview with Reuters, General James Cartwright, who retired a few months ago as the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, maintains that the United States needs to disclose its offensive cyber capabilities in order to enhance the deterrent effect of these capabilities...

Analysis and Commentary

Government Moves for Public Access in Nashiri

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, November 8, 2011

The documents themselves are not available yet, but the docket in Nashiri reflects that on Friday, the government moved “for Public Access to This Military Commission Via Transmission of Open Court Proceedings to Remote Locations for Victim and Media Viewing”...

Interviews
Interviews

Michael Boskin and Bill Whalen on the John Batchelor Show

with Michael J. Boskin, Bill Whalenvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, November 8, 2011

GUESTS: Co-Host Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Phil Izzo, WSJ; Senator Rand Paul, (R-KY); Michael Boskin, Hoover; Bill Whalen, Hoover...

Interviews

Ying Ma on America's Morning News

with Ying Mavia America's Morning News
Monday, November 7, 2011

[Interview begins around 15:45]...