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Putin’s Flawed Model

by Michael McFaul, Kathryn Stonervia Hoover Digest
Thursday, April 17, 2008

The assertion that Russia has discovered a new kind of capitalism— “market authoritarianism”—is a myth. Putin and company have no idea how to sustain real growth. By Michael McFaul and Kathryn Stoner-Weiss.

Energy Independence Isn’t Very Green

by Steve Steinvia Policy Review
Monday, March 31, 2008

Conflicting priorities are confusing policy

Resurgent Russia? Rethinking Energy Inc.

by Andreas Goldthauvia Policy Review
Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Five myths about the “energy superpower”

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Sunscreen for Planet Earth

by Fred C. Iklé, Lowell Woodvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

The exotic solutions to global warming might just work. By Fred C. Iklé and Lowell L. Wood.

Running on Empty

by Henry I. Miller, Colin A. Cartervia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Why corn-based ethanol isn’t the solution. By Henry I. Miller and Colin A. Carter.

On the Horizon, a Climate Consensus

by George P. Shultzvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Why not replace the Kyoto Protocol with something that really works? What we can learn from the Montreal Protocol on ozone, by one of the diplomats who drafted it. By George P. Shultz.


Do National Security and Environmental Energy Policies Conflict?

by Gary S. Beckervia Defining Ideas
Sunday, July 22, 2007

Prospects for consensus on energy policies are dim for the many approaches that put the environment ahead of national security.

R. James Woolsey is the Annenberg Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University

Ending the Oil Era: An Interview with R. James Woolsey Jr.

via Defining Ideas
Sunday, July 1, 2007

Reliance on oil is a major environmental concern and national security issue among industrialized nations, particularly the United States, which uses and imports more oil than any other country. Former CIA director and Hoover Institution senior fellow R. James Woolsey Jr. talks about his take on ending the oil era.


by Bill Whalenvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Californians should be feeling serene about a proposed liquefied natural gas terminal. With the dubious help of celebrities, they’re feeling alarmed instead. By Bill Whalen.

An Economist Looks at Global Warming

by Gary S. Beckervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, April 1, 2007

We don’t have to sabotage today’s thriving economy to insure ourselves against environmental upheaval. By Gary S. Becker.


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