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In the News

If Assange Leaves The Ecuadorian Embassy, What Next?

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Friday, August 3, 2018

WikiLeaks founder and CEO Julian Assange might be nearing his final days in Ecuador’s London embassy, where he’s lived and worked since 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden for rape charges or, potentially, to the United States. On July 20, RT’s Editor-in-Chief Margarita Simonyan tweeted that the release might occur in the coming weeks, or even days.

Analysis and Commentary

What's Contributing To Global Economic Uncertainty

interview with Steven J. Davisvia CNBC
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Steven Davis discusses trade tensions and how they have contributed to global economic uncertainty.

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Uncommon Knowledge in Copenhagen: Revitalizing Democracies Around the World

interview with Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, July 26, 2018

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Building an Alliance of Democracies.

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Uncommon Knowledge In Copenhagen: Revitalizing Democracies Around The World

interview with José María Aznar, Felipe Calderón, Nick Clegg, Stephen Harper, Toomas Hendrik Ilvesvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Building an Alliance of Democracies.

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The Classicist: Immigration Rhetoric Vs. Reality

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Monday, July 2, 2018

As the right gets serious about illegal immigration, the left goes to new rhetorical extremes.

Featured

Border Politics And The Use And Abuse Of History

by Victor Davis Hansonvia The National Review
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Much has been written — some of it either inaccurate or designed to obfuscate the issue ahead of the midterms for political purposes — about the border fiasco and the unfortunate separation of children from parents. Rich Lowry’s brief analysis is the most insightful.

Analysis and Commentary

An Interview With American Doctor Scott Atlas: “People Suffer From Increasingly Expensive Diseases”

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia ISTOÉ
Friday, May 25, 2018

Click Here For English Translation. At the same time that technological advances are constantly emerging to improve medical treatments, the costs of developing and deploying these same tools get louder and more difficult to access. Finding a formula that looks at funding for creating new resources and spending on care is a challenge. In this interview American physician Scott Atlas, explains that the way out is to leave the matter to the private market, stimulating competition with the care to ensure that poor people receive help from governments to get pay for their care. 

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Analysis and Commentary

Argentina Update And IMF

by John H. Cochrane via The Grumpy Economist
Friday, May 11, 2018

Coincidentally, as Argentina started this spiral, I was at the Hoover conference on "Currencies, Capital, and Central Bank Balances," and thinking about it especially during the session on "Capital Flows, the IMF’s Institutional View and Alternatives" featuring Jonathan Ostry, who bravely came to defend the IMF's Institutional View, Sebastian Edwards, and John Taylor, moderated by George Shultz.

In the News

NAFTA Talks Back On This Week

quoting Kevin Warshvia Morning Money (Politico)
Monday, May 7, 2018

If you followed our Milken pop-up newsletter last week, you know financiers along with Mexican and Canadian officials were hopeful in Los Angeles that a final deal could be reached on a new NAFTA agreement before election campaigns in the U.S. and Mexico take over this summer. In fact, the chatter was that a deal could come in the next week or two.

Analysis and Commentary

Groundhog Day In Argentina

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Friday, May 4, 2018

My friend and colleague Alejandro Rodriguez, director of the Department of Economics at CEMA in Buenos Aires, wrote me a few emails that Argentina seems to be blowing up again in very interesting and sad ways. I haven't seen any coverage in the US media.

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