In this book Hessen presents an uncompromising defense of the right of corporation to exist and function freely. He offers a reinterpretation of the nature and historic origins of corporate enterprise, and a spirited challenge to the current widespread condemnation of giant corporations.
University Auditorium of the Classic Residence by Hyatt
Melvyn Krauss is the William L. Clayton Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He is also emeritus professor of economics at New York University. He gave a talk titled “When a Trillion Is Not Enough: Europe’s Financial Crisis” at the University Auditorium of the Classic Residence by Hyatt on June 8.
A Hoover forum on politics, economics, and society featuring Gary Libecap, the Sherm and Marge Telleen Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution was held on May 13. Libecap led a discussion on “California’s Water Crisis and the Role of Water Markets as a Solution.”
The Hoover Institution’s 2010 Spring Retreat began on Sunday, April 25, with before-dinner remarks by veteran TV writer and producer Rob Long, a contributing editor for the National Review and Newsweek International.
Henry Paulson joined Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. secretary of state, in a conversation about the global financial crisis that emerged during his tenure as secretary of the U.S. Treasury at the Hoover Institution on Tuesday, March 23.
The Working Group on Economic Policy brings together experts on economic and financial policy to study key developments in the U.S. and global economies, examine their interactions, and develop specific policy proposals.