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Interviews

Henry Miller On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses his Fox News article "Physician: We need a universal flu vaccine -- No more excuses."

In the News

Can New Bipartisan Group Break Through Divisions And Build Reform Consensus?

mentioning Lanhee J. Chenvia Modern Healthcare
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

American health policy is stuck in a deep political rut. Now a bipartisan group of prominent healthcare, political and not-for-profit leaders have come together to try to build a public consensus for how to reform the system.

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Physician: We Need A Universal Flu Vaccine -- No More Excuses

by Henry I. Millervia Fox News
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

My late father could recall as a child the horrendous flu pandemic of 1918-19. Horse-drawn wagons piled with corpses rolled through the streets of Philadelphia, where the death toll that winter was 15,556. In total, more than 500,000 Americans died. Worldwide, the pandemic was the worst in history, claiming between 50 million and 100 million lives.

Analysis and Commentary

Biotechnology Can Address The Mystery And Urgency Of Alzheimer’s Disease

by Mina Marmor, Henry I. Millervia Journal Of Commercial Biotechnology
Friday, February 2, 2018

[Subscription Required] Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a scourge that in time could virtually bankrupt healthcare systems worldwide, is one of the most intensively researched areas of medicine. Because of the existing uncertainty about its pathophysiology the unavailablity of reliable diagnostic tests, it is difficult to predict which prophylactic or therapeutic interventions are likely to be effective, but many biotechnology-derived drugs are prime candidates. We summarize the most promising approaches and drugs.

Analysis and Commentary

Government Innumeracy

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, February 1, 2018

This week we've seen a striking example of government innumeracy that has a good chance of badly affecting government policy.

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Cogan Book Tapped As Hayek Prize Finalist

Friday, February 2, 2018
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Hoover Senior Fellow John F. Cogan’s book, The High Cost of Good Intentions: A History of U.S. Federal Entitlement Programs has been chosen as a finalist for the 2018 Hayek Book Prize.

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At Stanford, First Cardinal 'Conversation' Spotlights Technology, Politics

Thursday, February 1, 2018
David and Joan Traitel Building, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

The new Stanford initiative Cardinal Conversations examined the intersections of politics and technology with entrepreneurs and Stanford alumni Reid Hoffman and Peter Thiel. Historian Niall Ferguson of the Hoover Institution moderated a discussion that included questions from the largely student audience.

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New Issue Of Hoover Digest Online

via Hoover Daily Report
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The winter issue of Hoover Digest is now available online. The journal focuses on topics both classical—the economy, personal freedom, the role of government—and timely, such as cybersecurity, terrorism, and geopolitical shifts. 

Interviews

John Taylor: Annual Economic Forecast At The Commonwealth Club

interview with John B. Taylorvia Commonwealth Club
Friday, January 26, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow John Taylor discusses changes to taxes on the horizon, health care in flux, housing prices continuing to rise, continued governmental gridlock as well as external threats to the US from North Korea and terrorism, and what it all means for your business, your investments, and the greater economy for 2018.

David Brady and Morris Fiorina
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Morris Fiorina: 50/50 Nation? No!

interview with Morris P. Fiorinavia How Do We Fix It?
Friday, January 26, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Morris Fiorina confronts the widespread assumption that voters are neatly split into rival camps, and argues that neither party can hold a majority for more than a few years. His new book is "Unstable Majorities: Polarization, Party Sorting and Political Stalemate."

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Health Care Policy Working Group


The Working Group on Health Care Policy devises public policies that enable more Americans to get better value for their health care dollar and foster appropriate innovations that will extend and improve life.