Filter By:

Topic

Type

Author

Research Team

Use comma-separated ID numbers for each author

Support the Hoover Institution

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

Support Hoover

Featured

A Tale Of Two Hegemons: The Anglo-American Roots Of The Postwar International System

by Kori Schakevia War on the Rocks
Thursday, December 21, 2017

In 1921, the United States convened a disarmament negotiation among the naval powers of the Pacific. At the Washington Naval Conference, France, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, and the United States agreed to discontinue their capital ship programs and build no more for ten years, to reduce their fleets of battleships and carriers to agreed ratios, and not to fortify their holdings in the Pacific.

In the News

Enrollment Rates Are Climbing. So What Explains The Sorry State Of India’s Education Sector?

quoting Eric Hanushekvia The Wire
Thursday, December 21, 2017

Economic research shows that interventions aimed at improving cognitive skills rather than mere enrolment rates are required to boost economic growth.

Blank Section (Placeholder)Featured

Enduring Vietnam With James Wright

interview with James Wrightvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, December 21, 2017

An American Generation and Its War

Uncommon Knowledge new logo 1400 x 1400
Blank Section (Placeholder)

Enduring Vietnam with James Wright

interview with James Wrightvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, December 21, 2017

AUDIO ONLY

An American Generation and Its War.

Analysis and Commentary

The Strange WannaCry Attribution

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Thursday, December 21, 2017

I’ve been trying to figure out why the U.S. government thought it was useful to attribute the “WannaCry” attack to North Korea. WannaCry was a global ransomware attack that hit hundreds of thousands of computers, cost billions of dollars in damage, and compromised U.K. healthcare computers in ways that “put lives at risk.”

In the News

US Is Drawing Up Concrete Plans For A Military Attack On North Korea Say Washington Insiders

quoting Kori Schakevia International Business Times
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

British officials are alarmed at plans the US is drawing up for a military attack on North Korea to stop its weapons programmes, it has been reported. With Washington believing that diplomacy has reached a dead end with the rogue regime, the US has stepped up plans for options such as targeting stockpiles of weapons or destroying a launch sight, according to sources close to the administration.

Analysis and Commentary

How To Grade Trump’s National Security Strategy On A Curve

by Kori Schakevia Foreign Policy
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

[Registration Required] Strategizing for this president isn’t easy. But that excuse only gets you so far.

Interviews

Kiron Skinner: 'America First' Has Not Been Abandoned

interview with Kiron K. Skinnervia America's News HQ (Fox News)
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Kiron Skinner notes that President Trump's national security strategy still shares good ideas with the world, but puts America first.

Analysis and Commentary

Foreign Relations Law Casebook Supplement

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Monday, December 18, 2017

The new Supplement for Curtis A. Bradley and Jack Goldsmith, Foreign Relations Law: Cases and Materials (6th ed. 2017), is now available. These materials update the casebook, and in particular address litigation over the Trump administration’s executive orders relating to its “travel ban,” the administration’s announcement that the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, the debates and litigation concerning “sanctuary jurisdictions,” President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and legal issues raised by various U.S. missile strikes in Syria and by the military detention of a U.S. citizen who was allegedly fighting on behalf of the Islamic State.

In the News

How Philippine President Duterte Has Transformed The Asian Geopolitical Landscape

quoting Stephen Kotkinvia South China Morning Post
Monday, December 18, 2017

The true revolution in Manila’s foreign policy is the almost overnight transformation of a US ally into a leading sceptic of American leadership.

Pages