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New Issue Of Hoover Digest Online

via Hoover Digest
Monday, October 18, 2021

The fall 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. 

The Battle over Patents: History and Politics of Innovation

via Oxford University Press
Friday, August 20, 2021

An examination of how the patent system works, imperfections and all, to incentivize innovation

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Cyber Threats and Nuclear Weapons

by Herbert Linvia Stanford University Press
Tuesday, October 19, 2021

The technology controlling United States nuclear weapons predates the Internet. Updating the technology for the digital era is necessary, but it comes with the risk that anything digital can be hacked. Moreover, using new systems for both nuclear and non-nuclear operations will lead to levels of nuclear risk hardly imagined before. This book is the first to confront these risks comprehensively.

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Mont Pèlerin 1947: Transcripts of the Founding Meeting of the Mont Pèlerin Society

by Bruce Caldwellvia Hoover Institution Press
Friday, September 17, 2021

Presents transcripts from the founding meeting of the Mont Pèlerin Society and explains its importance in the development of 20th-century liberal thought.

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The Dying Citizen: How Progressive Elites, Tribalism, and Globalization Are Destroying the Idea of America

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Basic Books
Thursday, September 2, 2021

The New York Times bestselling author of The Case for Trump explains the decline and fall of the once cherished idea of American citizenship.

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Cyber Threats And Nuclear Weapons

mentioning Herbert Linvia Stanford University Press
Monday, August 9, 2021

The technology controlling United States nuclear weapons predates the Internet. Updating the technology for the digital era is necessary, but it comes with the risk that anything digital can be hacked. Moreover, using new systems for both nuclear and non-nuclear operations will lead to levels of nuclear risk hardly imagined before. This book is the first to confront these risks comprehensively. With Cyber Threats and Nuclear Weapons, Herbert Lin provides a clear-eyed breakdown of the cyber risks to the U.S. nuclear enterprise.

The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World

by Niall Fergusonvia Penguin Press
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Bread, cash, dosh, dough, loot. Call it what you like, it matters now more than ever. In The Ascent of Money, Niall Ferguson shows that finance is the foundation of all human progress and the lifeblood of history. From the cash injection that funded the Italian Renaissance to the stock market bubble that sparked the French Revolution, from the bonds that fuelled Britain's war effort to the Wall Street Crash and today's meltdown, this is the story of boom and bust as it's never been told before. Whether you're scraping by or rolling in it, there's no better time to understand the ascent of money.

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Learning To Change: New Takes On Education Reform

featuring Clint Bolick, Kate J. Hardimanvia The Federalist Society
Thursday, July 15, 2021
“Education is America’s great conundrum,” say Clint Bolick and Kate J. Hardiman in their new book, Unshackled: Freeing America’s K-12 Education System.
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New Issue Of Hoover Digest Online

via Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

The summer 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. 

Analysis and Commentary

Review: 'After The Fall: Being American In The World We've Made'

by Peter Berkowitzvia The Washington Free Beacon
Monday, June 28, 2021

The acrimony and disorder of contemporary American politics, according to a host of conservative commentators, stem in significant measure from progressive elites' incendiary words and antagonistic conduct.

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