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Analysis and Commentary

Tillerson Nod To Venezuela Coup Smart, Touting Monroe Doctrine Not So Much

by Markos Kounalakisvia McClatchy DC
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Sometimes it takes an oilman to undermine an oilman. Reminiscent of J.R.’s tactics to edge out brother Bobby from the family Ewing Oil company in the fictional 80s “Dallas” TV show, America’s chief diplomat and Exxon oilman extraordinaire is upping the pressure on Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro. One possibility? A little military coup. 

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Niall Ferguson’s “The Square and the Tower”

interview with Niall Fergusonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, January 25, 2018

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Of Trump, Holes, And Our Real Immigration Scandals

by Jeremy Carl
Friday, January 12, 2018

Once again Donald Trump has inartfully stumbled on a truth—and our thoroughly corrupt media, race-baiting Democrats, and too many amnesty-loving GOP politicians couldn’t be angrier.

Interviews

Raghuram Rajan Bats For Steady Monetary Policy Tightening To Avoid Asset Price Shock

interview with Raghuram Rajanvia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, January 8, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Raghuram Rajan discusses the steady rollback of the accommodative monetary policy by global central banks amid robust economic growth.

In the News

Venezuela Is Living A Hyperinflation Nightmare

quoting Thomas J. Sargentvia Bloomberg
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

The country has the world's largest oil reserves and should be fabulously wealthy. Instead, children are starving.

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

America’s Role On The World Stage: A Conversation With NBC News And MSNBC

featuring Michael McFaulvia Commonwealth Club
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

The national security experts and intelligence contributors of NBC News will discuss the United States’ role on the global stage and its position as a world leader in diplomatic scenarios.

Featured

A Political And Constitutional Analysis Of Puerto Rican Debt Crisis

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes
Monday, November 6, 2017

On October 3, 2017, President Donald Trump impulsively waded into the current imbroglio over Puerto Rican debt with the off-handed comment on Fox News: “They owe a lot of money to your friends on Wall Street, and we’re going to have to wipe that out. You can say goodbye to that. I don’t know if it’s Goldman Sachs, but whoever it is, you can wave goodbye to that.” 

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