Filter By:




Research Team

Use comma-separated ID numbers for each author

Support the Hoover Institution

Join the Hoover Institution's community of supporters in advancing ideas defining a free society.

Support Hoover


Richard Epstein: The Republican Investigation Of The Steele Dossier.

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, February 15, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "Steele Dossier Intrigue."

Policy Seminar with Casey Mulligan

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Annenberg Conference Room, Lou Henry Hoover Building

Casey Mulligan, Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago, discussed “The Employer Penalty, Voluntary Compliance, and the Size Distribution of Firms: Evidence from a Survey of Small Businesses.”


Adam J. White, "The Coming Revolution In Administrative Law: Will A 20th-Century Compromise Rule The 21st Century?"

interview with Adam J. Whitevia The Federalist Society
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Adam White discusses the coming changes in administrative law.

Analysis and Commentary

Caligula's Wish

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

It was the spring of 1960, and a group of military officers had just seized control of the government and the national media, imposing an information blackout to suppress the coordination of any threats to their coup. But inconveniently for the conspirators, a highly anticipated soccer game between Turkey and Scotland was scheduled to take place in the capital two weeks after their takeover. Matches like this were broadcast live on national radio, with an announcer calling the game, play by play. People all across Turkey would huddle around their sets, cheering on the national team.

In the News

Letter To DOJ Supporting Evidence Based Approach To Antitrust Enforcement of IP

mentioning Richard A. Epsteinvia Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Dear Assistant Attorney General Delrahim, As judges, former judges and government officials, legal academics and economists who are experts in antitrust and intellectual property law, we write to express our support for your recent announcement that the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice will adopt an evidence-based approach in applying antitrust law equally to both innovators who develop and implementers who use technological standards in the innovation industries.

Early in his administration Hoover built a rustic retreat in Rapidan Camp, deep in the horse country of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. Hoover would invite politicians and foreign dignitaries to the camp for informal meetings, often conducted while on horse
In the News

Habeas Corpus For Horses?

quoting Richard A. Epsteinvia Hamodia
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Over the years, thanks to some creative, unusual talmidim I was privileged to teach when I was a mesivta Rebbe, I have had an assortment of pets (the animal sort). Each of several Purims, my shiur would give my wife and me, in addition to mishloach manos, a living gift.

Analysis and Commentary

Small Towns, Big Companies: How Surveillance Intermediaries Affect Small And Midsize Law Enforcement Agencies

by Anne Bousteadvia Lawfare
Monday, February 12, 2018

As Justice Samuel Alito noted in United States v. Jones, “[i]n the pre-computer age, the greatest protections of privacy were neither constitutional nor statutory, but practical.” Nevertheless, there has been increasing recognition that practical protections for privacy do not dissipate entirely when digital-age government officials seek commercially collected information.


The Scalia Lecture: “Liberal Education, Law, And Liberal Democracy”

by Peter Berkowitzvia Harvard Law
Friday, February 9, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses liberal education, law, and democracy.

Mexican Flag
In the News

Bush(43) On Immigrant Cotton Pickers

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia Patriot Post
Friday, February 9, 2018

Former President George W. Bush, a man whose tenure as president included some things to be admired, stepped into the immigration debate this week in support of the Democrats’ DACA duplicity and deceit.


FISA-Gate Is Scarier Than Watergate

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Thursday, February 8, 2018

The press used to uncover government wrongdoing. Today’s press is defending it.


Research Teams