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Endangering Species

by Terry Andersonvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, July 30, 2000

The Endangered Species Act often threatens the very animals it is intended to protect. By Hoover fellow Terry L. Anderson.

Why Cyberspace Should Be Tax Free

by Gary S. Beckervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, July 30, 2000

The Internet revolution has enriched our lives in many ways. Now it may be about to give us something even more valuable than e-mail or online shopping: smaller government. Hoover fellow Gary S. Becker explains.

Regulatory Overdose

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, July 30, 2000

Gene therapy offers enormous potential for the treatment of serious illness. What is the government doing about it? Thwarting researchers. By Hoover fellow Henry I. Miller.

The GOP's Enviro-Rut

by Dave Mastiovia Policy Review
Thursday, June 1, 2000

A new approach to an old political problem

Crime Goes High Tech

by Abraham D. Sofaervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, April 30, 2000

The crime stats for cyberspace are up—way up. Hoover fellow Abraham D. Sofaer explains how to battle the recent rash of cybercrime.

Beware the Brave New World

by Charles J. Sykesvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, April 30, 2000

You’ve got mail—and Big Brother wants to read it. Hoover fellow Charles J. Sykes explains why the government wants to be able to get into your computer.

What Price Pollution? Let the Market Figure It Out

by Gary S. Beckervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, April 30, 2000

Hoover fellow and Nobel laureate Gary S. Becker explains why the Kyoto Protocol, which is intended to reduce worldwide greenhouse emissions, may actually increase pollution.

Marijuana on the Ballot

by James R. McDonoughvia Policy Review
Saturday, April 1, 2000

Medical science won't support smoking

Trickle-Down Economics (and We Mean Trickle)

by Terry Anderson, Clay J. Landryvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2000

Thanks to government overregulation, the distribution of water in much of the United States is grossly inefficient. Hoover fellow Terry L. Anderson and Clay J. Landry offer a plan that would lead to more efficient water use, discourage wasteful overconsumption, and lessen the impact of droughts.

Global Food Fight

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2000

With concern over genetically altered food already at levels of near hysteria in Europe, the anti-biotechnology lobby is now focusing its campaign of disinformation on the United States. Hoover fellow Henry I. Miller explains why we have nothing to fear from high-tech food.


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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.