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Bootleggers, Baptists, and Global Warming

by Bruce Yandlevia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2001

As the negotiations over the Kyoto Protocol drag on, environmentalists, corporations, and governments are lobbying in backrooms for provisions that will benefit their own interests. Our interests would be best met if the protocol were scrapped altogether. By Bruce Yandle.

Secrecy and Security

by Bruce Berkowitzvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2001

When teenagers have proven they can hack into Pentagon computers, how can we ever hope to protect our vital national secrets? Hoover fellow Bruce Berkowitz outlines a security regime for the information age.

The Virtue of Prosperity

by Dinesh D’Souzavia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2001

Is the impact of the new technocapitalist economy a net plus or net minus for society as a whole? Hoover media fellow Dinesh D’Souza on the moral conundrum of success.

Analysis and Commentary

What Jefferson Got Right and Wrong about

by Rachel M. McClearyvia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, January 29, 2001

Pro-Napsters argue that sharing the MP3 versions of digital recordings over the Internet is part of the free exchange of ideas.

Agriculture and the Environment: Searching for Greener Pastures

by Terry Anderson, Bruce Yandlevia Books by Hoover Fellows
Monday, January 1, 2001

The authors focus on the major environmental constraints that limit U.S. food production without necessarily improving environmental quality. Each chapter documents a specific issue, discusses the regulatory response, and offers ideas for reform.

Analysis and Commentary

Environmental Protection, in Name Only

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, December 18, 2000

Regulation by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been criticized for being inefficient and unscientific.

Commonsense Environmentalism

by Terry Andersonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2000

A brief manifesto. By Hoover fellow Terry L. Anderson.

Sure, the North Pole Is Melting. So What?

by S. Fred Singervia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2000

Hysterical media reports notwithstanding, there is no sound scientific evidence that the globe is warming. By Hoover fellow S. Fred Singer.

Analysis and Commentary

Fueling High-tech Industries

by Paul M. Romervia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, October 16, 2000

Science and technology policy in the United States has emphasized Ph.D. training for future professors and neglected other kinds of training.


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The Task Force on Energy Policy addresses energy policy in the United States and its effects on our domestic and international political priorities, particularly our national security.

The Arctic Security Initiative addresses the strategic and security implications of increased Arctic activity and identifies opportunities for shaping a safe, secure, and prosperous Arctic.