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


The Dream And The Nightmare Of Globalization

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Monday, June 18, 2018

Globalization did not deliver as promised.

Blank Section (Placeholder)Analysis and Commentary

The Dialectics Of Host And Guest On The Korean Peninsula

by Miles Maochun Yuvia Military History in the News
Monday, June 18, 2018

In the ancient Chinese military strategy classic, Questions and Replies between Tang Taizong and Li Weigong, the great Tang Dynasty Emperor Taizong of the 7th century famously ruminated that, “In war, we prefer the position of the host to that of the guest.”

In the News

More On Masterpiece Cakeshop, From Prof. Michael McConnell

featuring Michael McConnellvia Reason
Sunday, June 17, 2018

Prof. Michael McConnell (Stanford), one of the leading American scholars of the Religion Clauses, wrote this when Masterpiece Cakeshop came down earlier this month, and I wanted to pass this along, especially since the Court is still considering whether to hear Arlene's Flowers, and other cases are percolating up as well: The Supreme Court ... confounded all expectations, and decided the highly controversial Masterpiece Cakeshop case by a 7-2 vote.

In the News

10 Documentaries That Will Make You A Lot Smarter About Money

quoting Niall Fergusonvia Big Think (NY)
Sunday, June 17, 2018

Monetary policy pervades all areas of our lives whether we realize it or not. The proverbial financial forces have laid the foundations for both society and civilization. On a fundamental level, we can look at money in two different ways. It is a form of stored labor – both intellectual and physical and also a medium that conveys value for exchange.


North Korea Has Come In Out Of The Cold — A Positive Step

by Thomas H. Henriksenvia The Hill
Sunday, June 17, 2018

The Singapore summit changed the old dynamics and raised the prospects for a geostrategic revolution in East Asia.

In the News

What Self-Governing Societies Can Learn From Ancient Athens

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The Federalist
Saturday, June 16, 2018

In the third lecture of Hillsdale College’s course on the histories of Athens and Sparta, Victor Davis Hanson asks: 'What is the chief virtue of Athens?'

In the News

The Cybersecurity 202: Apple's Latest Security Fix Is Deepening Divisions Over FBI Access

quoting Jamil Jaffervia The Washington Post
Friday, June 15, 2018

Apple’s latest iPhone security update is polarizing an already heated debate over law enforcement’s access to smartphones.

In the News

Obstructing An Election

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia Carolina Coast Online
Friday, June 15, 2018

The story’s headline said “IG report says top FBI officials showed a ‘willingness to take official action’ to stop Trump.” That is damning. Because it destroys the credibility of the FBI and most definitely the agency’s hierarchy.

Stanford Oval
In the News

Students Present 2018 Teaching Awards To Three Esteemed Faculty Members

featuring Amit Seru via Stanford Graduate School of Business
Friday, June 15, 2018
Students in the MBA, PhD, and MSx programs honored Professors Amit Seru, Peter Reiss, and Anne Beyer, respectively, for their teaching and service.
Analysis and Commentary

The IG Hall Of Mirrors

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Friday, June 15, 2018

The professionally written and admirably researched IG report is in some sense a hall of mirrors, with all sorts of reflections that are contorted and warped, and into which all parties claim to see reality.