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Terry Anderson On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Terry Andersonvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, January 29, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Terry Anderson discusses his Defining Ideas article "Trump’s Environmental Federalism."

In the News

Battle Over Secret Nunes Memo Could Come To A Head This Week

quoting Jamil Jaffervia McClatchy DC Bureau
Friday, January 26, 2018

That the exact contents of the almost-infamous Nunes memo — a four-page classified document apparently claiming the FBI engaged in “shocking” surveillance abuses —have remained secret even as the document has captured headlines for weeks and is available to all House members to view is remarkable in today’s Washington.


Niall Ferguson On The Bill Bennett Show (48:15)

interview with Niall Fergusonvia Ricochet
Friday, January 26, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson talks about his new book The Square and the Tower.

In the News

Shultz Warns Congress Against Low-Yield Nuclear Weapons

featuring George P. Shultzvia Politico
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Former Republican Secretary of State George Shultz on Thursday warned Congress against embracing the Trump administration's consideration of new nuclear weapons with smaller explosive yields — as proposed in a draft of the Pentagon's pending Nuclear Posture Review.

Analysis and Commentary

Burger King Has It Its Way

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, January 26, 2018

Clemson University economist, and expert on the FCC and net neutrality, Thomas W. Hazlett, wrote the following on Facebook yesterday (he gave me permission to quote) about Burger King's now-famous (infamous) exposition of net neutrality.

In the News

Niall Ferguson On The Power Of Networks

featuring Niall Fergusonvia The Toronto Star
Friday, January 26, 2018

The influential British historian Niall Ferguson is the sort of polymath intellectual prone to painting historical narratives with broad-brush strokes. His new book, The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power from the Freemasons to Facebook, is an opus whose central thesis will appeal to millions of global “netizens” hard-wired to Facebook, Instagram and countless other social-media networks.


Niall Ferguson: Why Silicon Valley Didn’t Invent Social Networking

interview with Niall Fergusonvia Global News
Friday, January 26, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson discusses his new book, The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook.

In the News

Florida Senators Urge President Trump To Bring Nuclear Carrier To Mayport

quoting Admiral Gary Rougheadvia News4Jax
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Florida's two U.S. senators, Rubio and Bill Nelson are urging President Donald Trump to “include funding in the 2019 Presidential Budget to support a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier at Naval Station Mayport."


Niall Ferguson On The Square And The Tower: Networks And Power, From The Freemasons To Facebook.

interview with Niall Fergusonvia The Eric Metaxas Show
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson breaks down the intricate concepts in his new book, The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook.


Raghuram Rajan: Higher Oil Pricing Is An Emerging Issue

interview with Raghuram Rajanvia NDTV
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Raghuram Rajan says that when oil prices came down, because India imports oil, it showed up as an addition to GDP. Now that oil prices are going up it will show up as a subtraction from GDP, and that certainly is an area for concern going forward.


Research Teams

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.