Hoover Daily Report

Hoover Daily Report

Subscribe to receive the Hoover Daily Report. Subscribe »

Featured
Featured

Inequality And Its Discontents

by Michael J. Boskinvia Project Syndicate
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Former US President John F. Kennedy famously proclaimed that “a rising tide lifts all boats.” In a growing economy, the absolute well-being of those near the top and the bottom are positively correlated, so the most important policies to pursue are those that promote strong economic growth and full employment.

Featured

End The School Shutdown

by David R. Henderson, Ryan Sullivanvia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

In-person classes turn out not to cause spikes in cases or fatality. But keeping kids home has a high cost.

Featured

The Supreme Court's Nine Could Be Saved By A Stitch In Time

by David Davenportvia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Senators this week proposed a simple new constitutional amendment: “The Supreme Court of the United States shall be composed of nine justices.” The same amendment was introduced in the House of Representatives last month. This is a good idea that, unfortunately, looks to be a hard sell.

Featured

New Issue Of Hoover Digest Online

via Hoover Digest
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The fall issue of Hoover Digest is now available online. The journal focuses on topics both classical—the economy, personal freedom, the role of government—and timely, such as cybersecurity, terrorism, and geopolitical shifts. 

Featured

Michael McConnell And John Yoo: The ACB Nomination: Is A 6-3 Court Supremely Conservative?

Thursday, October 22, 2020
Hoover Institution

A Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing with Michael McConnell and John Yoo: The ACB Nomination: Is a 6-3 Court Supremely Conservative?
Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 11AM PT/ 2PM ET.

Event
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Challenges For Central Banks.

by John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

On October 20, I was graciously invited to give a talk at the ECB Conference on Monetary Policy: bridging science and practice.

Analysis and Commentary

The Puzzle Of The GRU Indictment

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

It’s about two weeks before the 2020 presidential election. According to a bipartisan report released by the Senate Intelligence Committee, Russia engaged in “an aggressive, multifaceted effort to influence, or attempt to influence, the outcome of the 2016 presidential election.” And in the words of the FBI director, Russia is engaged in “very active efforts ... to influence our election in 2020.” 

Analysis and Commentary

So What Happens To The California-Federal Relationship After The Election?

by Bill Whalenvia California on Your Mind
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

In California and this year’s exercise in democracy, it’s not so much what happens on Election Day that matters as what might happen in the months and years afterward.

Analysis and Commentary

Does International Law Promote Peace Or War?

by Angelo M. Codevillavia Military History in the News
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

On October 24, 1648, the Holy Roman Empire, Sweden, Spain, France, several German princi-palities, etc. signed what became known as the Treaty of Westphalia, or the Peace of Westphalia, ending thirty years of war among European sovereigns, ostensibly about whether the Roman Catholic Church or the several reformed churches should be practiced or forbidden, but actually about the prerogatives of political sovereignty. Though the sovereigns continued to disagree about church matters, they agreed completely that their rule would be absolute in the places they controlled.

Analysis and Commentary

Due Diligence And The U.S. Defend Forward Cyber Strategy

by Eric Talbot Jensen, Sean Wattsvia Lawfare
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

As its name implies, the 2018 US Department of Defense Defend Forward strategy is principally reactive. The strategy assumes that the United States will continue to suffer harm from competitors and malign actors through cyberspace. Accordingly, it outlines US reactions in order to preempt threats, defeat ongoing harm, and deter future harm. 

Analysis and Commentary

Private Firms Cannot Censor

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

It has been commonplace lately to complain about censorship conducted by Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.

Interviews
Interviews

Dr. Shelby Steele On How Black Lives Matter & White Guilt Are Hurting Race Relations In America

interview with Shelby Steelevia Brian Kilmeade Show
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Shelby Steele discusses the evolution of race relations in America and how white guilt and the Black Lives Matter movement are hurting race relations today and how they tie into his new documentary What Killed Michael Brown?

Interviews

Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show (Part 1)

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

(Part 1) Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "Is There An Antitrust Crisis In Big Tech?"

Interviews

Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show (Part 2)

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

(Part 2) Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "Is There An Antitrust Crisis In Big Tech?"

Interviews

‘Jury Is Still Out’ On Negative Rates, Ex-Indian Central Bank Chief Raghuram Rajan Says

interview with Raghuram Rajanvia CNBC
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Raghuram Rajan discusses negative interest rates as central banks search for ways to shore up the global economy from the long-term effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson | The Future Of Democracy

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Anderson
Sunday, October 18, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson looks back to history and gives his analysis on where he sees democracy headed in the future.

Interviews

Off The Cuff With Raghuram Rajan

interview with Raghuram Rajanvia The Print
Friday, October 16, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Raghuram Rajan shares his assessment of the Indian economy and the actions taken by the Narendra Modi government in handling the pandemic and the resultant consequences.

Interviews

Lanhee Chen: The Long Arm Of The Law

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Crossing Lines with Lanhee Chen
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen is joined by long-time election lawyer Ben Ginsberg to talk about what could (but probably won’t) go wrong in this year’s election. They talk about everything from ballot harvesting to recounts in a effort to help us understand what is likely to transpire in the last two weeks before Election Day, and beyond.

In the News
In the News

Biden’s Policies Would Strangle US Economy Just As It’s Bouncing Back From COVID-19

cited Hoover Institutionvia The New York Post
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

America’s economy, still rebounding from the pandemic, is at major risk from Joe Biden’s economic plans, warns a new Hoover Institution paper.

In the News

Global Perspectives With John B. Taylor

mentioning John B. Taylorvia The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Thursday, October 22, 2020

On October 22, Robert S. Kaplan, president and CEO of the Dallas Fed, will discuss national and global economic issues with John B. Taylor, Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University and the George P. Shultz Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution.

In the News

Former National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster Releases COVID-19 Report

mentioning H. R. McMastervia PR Newswire
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

In collaboration with the U.S. Civilian Corps (USCC) and executive search firm Odgers Berndtson, Lieut. Gen. H.R. McMaster and a research team at the Hoover Institution have released an in-depth report detailing the lessons learned in the course of domestic COVID-19 response and issuing guidance for the improvement of government and private sector pandemic response in the future.

E.g., 10 / 22 / 2020
E.g., 10 / 22 / 2020
cartoon of a California license plate "Good Life" washed up on a beach

Friday, October 09, 2020

Featured

featuring Shelby Steele Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
interview with David Brady Thursday, October 8, 2020
podcast
Friday, October 9, 2020 Friday, October 9, 2020
news
by David R. Henderson featuring Casey B. Mulligan Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
Monday, August 3, 2020
article

Analysis and Commentary

by Bertrand M. Patenaude Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
interview with Richard A. Epstein Thursday, October 8, 2020
podcast
by David R. Henderson Friday, October 9, 2020
article
by Markos Kounalakis Friday, October 9, 2020
article

Interviews

interview with Victor Davis Hanson Thursday, October 8, 2020
podcast
interview with John H. Cochrane Thursday, October 8, 2020
podcast
interview with Michael R. Auslin Thursday, October 8, 2020
podcast
interview with Lanhee J. Chen Thursday, October 8, 2020
video
interview with Michael J. Petrilli Wednesday, October 7, 2020
podcast

In the News

quoting John B. Taylor Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
quoting Paul R. Gregory Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article
quoting Herbert Lin Friday, October 9, 2020
article
cited David Brady Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
cartoon of the Hoover Tower as a beacon of light in the darkness

Thursday, October 08, 2020

Featured

by Russell A. Berman Thursday, October 8, 2020
video
by Chester E. Finn Jr. Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article
by Bill Whalen Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Wednesday, October 7, 2020
news
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Wednesday, October 7, 2020
event

Analysis and Commentary

interview with Larry Kudlow Wednesday, October 7, 2020
video
by Victor Davis Hanson Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
by Shirin Ebadi, Abbas Milani, Hamid Moghadam Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article
by Angelo M. Codevilla Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article
by John H. Cochrane Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article
by Josef Joffe Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by David R. Henderson Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article

Interviews

interview with Paul E. Peterson Thursday, October 8, 2020
podcast
interview with Bill Whalen Wednesday, October 7, 2020
podcast
interview with John Yoo Thursday, October 8, 2020
video
interview with John Yoo Wednesday, October 7, 2020
podcast

In the News

quoting Raghuram Rajan Thursday, October 8, 2020
article
mentioning Victor Davis Hanson Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
mentioning Victor Davis Hanson Wednesday, October 28, 2020
article
cartoon of a billboard showing a chart of the economic downturn

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

Featured

by John F. Cogan, John B. Taylor Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by Victor Davis Hanson Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by Raghuram Rajan Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
video
by Bill Whalen Wednesday, October 7, 2020
article

Analysis and Commentary

by John H. Cochrane Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by David R. Henderson Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article

Interviews

interview with Victor Davis Hanson Tuesday, October 6, 2020
podcast
interview with Richard A. Epstein Tuesday, October 6, 2020
podcast
interview with John Yoo Wednesday, October 7, 2020
video
interview with Bill Whalen Tuesday, October 6, 2020
podcast
interview with Jack Goldsmith Monday, October 5, 2020
podcast

In the News

featuring Scott W. Atlas Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
featuring H. R. McMaster Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
quoting Bill Whalen Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
quoting Margaret (Macke) Raymond Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
quoting Michael McConnell Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
cited George P. Shultz Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
cartoon of the Earth as a bomb

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Featured

Monday, October 5, 2020 Monday, October 5, 2020
news
by David Brady Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by Russ Roberts Tuesday, October 6, 2020
video
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Wednesday, October 7, 2020
event

Analysis and Commentary

by Richard A. Epstein Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by Victor Davis Hanson Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
interview with John Yoo Saturday, October 3, 2020
podcast
by Bill Whalen Monday, October 5, 2020
article
by Bruce Thornton Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
by John H. Cochrane Monday, October 5, 2020
article

Interviews

interview with Scott W. Atlas Monday, October 5, 2020
video
interview with Lanhee J. Chen Friday, October 2, 2020
video
interview with John Yoo Monday, October 5, 2020
video
interview with Markos Kounalakis Friday, October 2, 2020
video
interview with Lanhee J. Chen Saturday, October 3, 2020
video

In the News

quoting Jonathan Rodden Tuesday, October 6, 2020
article
quoting Lanhee J. Chen Sunday, October 4, 2020
article

Pages

Explore Research

Filter By:

Topic

Type

Author

Section

Enter comma-separated IDs of authors
Enter comma-separated IDs of contributors

Support the Hoover Institution

Join the Hoover Institution's community of supporters in advancing ideas defining a free society.

Support Hoover

Interviews

‘Jury Is Still Out’ On Negative Rates, Ex-Indian Central Bank Chief Raghuram Rajan Says

interview with Raghuram Rajanvia CNBC
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Raghuram Rajan discusses negative interest rates as central banks search for ways to shore up the global economy from the long-term effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Analysis and Commentary

Liberal, Classical Liberal, Libertarian

by Milton Friedmanvia PolicyEd
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The embrace of liberty is the marker of true liberalism. But the term “liberal” has changed over time.

Analysis and Commentary

Reasonable Disagreements: Truth And Justice

interview with Richard A. Epstein, Adam J. Whitevia Reasonable Disagreements
Monday, October 19, 2020

In their last pre-election episode, Richard and Adam discuss Judge Barrett’s Senate confirmation hearings; the Supreme Court’s next Obamacare case; and social media companies’ power over information itself.

In the News

Economic Interdependence: Dangers And Opportunities Ahead | 2020 Conference On Taiwan In The Indo-Pacific Region

Monday, October 19, 2020
Hoover Institution

You are invited to the 2020 Conference on Taiwan in the Indo-Pacific Region. Panel 3 on Monday, October 19, 4-5:30pm PDT focuses on Economic Interdependence: Dangers And Opportunities Ahead.

Event
Interviews

Lanhee Chen: How The Political Landscape Has Changed For Trump In Swing State Of Wisconsin

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia CBS News
Monday, October 19, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses how the political landscape has changed in Wisconsin for President Trump since he won the state four years ago, and how the fallout from police shootings, like that of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, may determine how some voters cast their ballots in cities nationwide.

In the News

Election To Bring Major Changes To Senate Education Committee, With Early Childhood Champion Patty Murray Likely To Lead If Democrats Prevail

quoting Michael J. Petrillivia The 74 Million
Monday, October 19, 2020

With several close races offering Democrats the chance to take control of the Senate and Sen. Lamar Alexander’s upcoming retirement after five years as chair of the education committee, it’s clear federal education policy will take a turn next year. The question is where.

Featured

Untangling The ObamaCare Challenge

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Monday, October 19, 2020

For better or worse, the Affordable Care Act should, and probably will, survive the latest constitutional challenge.

Featured

What Happens If No One Wins?

by John Yoo, Robert J. Delahuntyvia The American Mind
Monday, October 19, 2020

The Constitution provides for election crises—and its provisions favor Trump.

In the News

What You Need To Know About Economic Growth, Revival And Transformation

quoting Michael J. Boskinvia The World Economic Forum
Monday, October 19, 2020

COVID-19 has had a severe impact on the global economy, and the business community is most concerned about the impact of a prolonged recession.

Interviews

Trump Or Biden Will Need Support From Allies To Keep China In Check, H.R. McMaster Says

interview with H. R. McMastervia CNBC
Monday, October 19, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow H. R. McMaster discusses China and notes the winner of the presidential election next month will need to elicit the help of the international community in order to rein in a more ambitious and aggressive China.

Pages

Stay Up To Date!

Subscribe to receive the Hoover Daily Report.

Subscriptions »

The Hoover Daily Report is a compendium of links to commentary and analysis by Hoover's fellows and affiliated scholars in newspapers, journals, blogs, and broadcast media. The HDR highlights the breadth and depth of Hoover’s scholarship and its impact on policy formation.

Subscribe here to receive a free copy in your email inbox every weekday morning.

 

The opinions expressed in the Hoover Daily Report are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Hoover Institution or Stanford University.