Edward Lazear, the Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a professor at Stanford University, and former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, talks about his prescriptions for U.S. fiscal policy with Matt Miller and Carol Massar on Bloomberg Television's Street Smart.
Niall Ferguson, a Hoover senior fellow, the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History at Harvard University, and a noted author, discusses the economy, fiscal discipline, structural deficits, taxes, and economic theory.
Edward Lazear, the Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a professor at Stanford University, and former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, talks with Erin Burnett on CNBC’s Street Signs about lower taxes and controlling government spending. Lazear explains why we do not need to choose between a high deficit and high taxes.
In this interview with Jim Glassman on PBS’s Ideas in Action, Thomas Sowell, the Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution, discusses his new book, Dismantling America, as well as his thoughts on America’s political, economic and foreign policy future. Click here to watch the interview.
Kori Schake is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and an associate professor of international security studies at the United States Military Academy. She addresses some of the more shocking revelations in Woodward's new book, Obama's War, with Allen Barton from PJTV.
John Taylor, the George P. Shultz Senior Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution, testified before the U.S. Senate Budget Committee on Wednesday, September 22, at a hearing titled “Assessing the Federal Policy Response to the Economic Crisis.” Watch a video of the testimony on the Budget Committee’s website (Taylor’s testimony begins at 60:33) or view a pdf of Taylor’s testimony.
Edward Lazear, the Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a professor at Stanford University, and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, talks with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman and Mark Crumpton about the prospects for a new White House chief of staff.
Robert J. Barro, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Paul M. Warburg Professor of Economics at Harvard University, talks about the outlook for extending the tax cuts enacted under President George W. Bush. Unless Congress votes by November to extend the cuts, the Internal Revenue Service will advise employers to increase deductions from paychecks beginning January 1. Barro spoke with Matt Miller and Carol Massar on Bloomberg Television's Street Smart.
Joseph McNamara is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and was chief of police for the city of San Jose, California, for fifteen years. McNamara discusses Proposition 19 on Fox News. Prop 19, known as the “Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010,” is on the November ballot; if it passes it would make California the first state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.