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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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Area 45: American Attitudes Toward Immigration Featuring Tim Kane

interview with Timothy Kane, Bill Whalenvia Area 45
Monday, October 9, 2017

The Road ahead for Immigration.

Analysis and Commentary

Ricardo Hausmann On The Venezuelan Tragedy

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, October 6, 2017

The Financial Times has an excellent interview with economist Ricardo Hausmann on the Chavez and Maduro-created tragedy that is Venezuela. HT2 Timothy Taylor, aka, the Conversable Economist.

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The Libertarian: DACA And The Future Of Immigration Policy

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Can America chart a sensible course on immigration policy in the Trump era?

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Calculating The Risk Of Preventive War

by Max Bootvia Strategika
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The issue of “preemptive” war is more in the news now than at any time since the invasion of Iraq in 2003. The impetus, of course, is the rapid development of North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs, which will soon give Pyongyang the capability to hit any American city with a nuclear-tipped ICBM. President Trump has been threatening “fire and fury” in response, and warning that the United States is “locked and loaded” for war. 

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