Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Don’t Say You Weren’t Warned!

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Education Next
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Don’t call me and my friends Chicken Littles. The sky was beginning to fall three decades ago.

Analysis and Commentary

Ritholtz and the Big Lie

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Barry Ritholtz accuses Mayor Bloomberg of helping to spread the Big Lie about the financial crisis. The Big Lie made a surprise appearance Tuesday when New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, responding to a question aboutOccupy Wall Street, stunned observers by

Analysis and Commentary

In The News: Still Hope For Immigration Reform

by Hoover Institutionvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Analysis and Commentary

Why Putin Cannot Afford Runoffs: Navalny and the Moscow Election

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Putin won big on Syria but lost big in the Moscow mayor’s race, whose outcome may change Russian politics in the long run.

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Analysis and Commentary

What Economic Recovery?

by Lee Ohanian, John B. Taylorvia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Thanks to bad government policies, we are not fully out of the recession yet.

Analysis and Commentary

The Great Reset?

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Tyler Cowen points out that the median household is not doing very well lately, noting that real median household income was 8.3% lower in 2012 than it was in 2007. Pretty depressing. The headline of his post is The Great

Analysis and Commentary

Obama and Assad Buy a Precious Commodity: Time

by Fouad Ajamivia Bloomberg View
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Asli Aydintasbas, a young Turkish columnist with steely nerves and a keen grasp of Middle Eastern politics, sent a note from Istanbul to a Hoover Institution

Syrian Refugees
Analysis and Commentary

Not the Right Leader

by Russell A. Bermanvia The Caravan
Thursday, September 12, 2013

US diplomacy has lost the latest round in the Syria showdown. Just as the Assad regime embraced the proposal to place its chemical weapons under international control, it restarted its bombing campaign against rebel positions in Damascus.

Interviews
Interviews

John Taylor on the Kudlow Report (5:33)

with John B. Taylorvia Kudlow Report (CNBC)
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

With Larry Summers out of the Fed chairman race, Ben Bernkanke's successor is unknown. Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and John Tamny, Forbes, discuss the President's possible pick. And John Taylor, Stanford University economics professor, discuss rules to govern the U.S monetary policy.

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on the Bruce Wolf and Dan Proft Show

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Bruce Wolf and Dan Proft (WLS)
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
In the News
In the News

A Lingering Question From The Navy Yard

with Joseph D. McNamaravia The Protojournalist (NPR)
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Can we learn anything from the murderers who commit mass murder?

In the News

Women Of The Gulag

with Paul R. Gregoryvia History News Network
Wednesday, September 18, 2013