Paul Peterson, a Hoover senior fellow and member of the Koret Task Force on K–12 Education, discusses the 2010 Education Next-Program on Education Policy and Governance (PEPG) survey. The poll finds support among both Democrats and Republicans for test-based accountability for students and schools, merit pay, and charter schools.
Edward Lazear, the Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, discusses the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, stimulus packages, and the economy with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
Thomas Sowell, the Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution, discusses his latest book, Dismantling America, which explores how property rights bump up against the government's interest in intruding on individuals' private property.
Edward Lazear, the Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, discusses jobs and investing in a struggling economy on Fox Business News.
Terry Anderson, the John and Jean De Nault Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, is the executive director of PERC—the Property and Environment Research Center—a think tank in Bozeman, Montana, that focuses on market solutions to environmental problems. In this C-SPAN video Anderson discusses environmental economics.
Paul E. Peterson, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, a member of the Koret Task Force on K–12 Education, and editor in chief of Education Next: A Journal of Opinion and Research, talks with Marty West from Education Next about his study that evaluates the relative rigor of state proficiency standards.
Robert P. George, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University, discusses the same-sex marriage ruling in California on PBS’s Newshour. George talks about the ruling as well as the legal analysis and the appeal of the ruling.
John Taylor, the George P. Shultz Senior Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution and the Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University, discusses whether stimulus spending is hurting job growth on CNBC’s The Call.
Niall Ferguson, a Hoover senior fellow, the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History at Harvard University, and a noted author discusses, with a writer at the Economist, Siegmund Warburg's legacy, Chimerica, and his ongoing quarrel with Paul Krugman.
John Taylor, the George P. Shultz Senior Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution and the Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University, argues, on Fox Business News’ Bulls and Bears, that the financial overhaul will do more harm than good. Taylor is concerned because the reforms do not focus on the causes of the crisis and the economy may thus be harmed by the uncertainty of the new regulations.