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Analysis and Commentary

David Davenport: The Deceptive Popular Vote Bill Gains Momentum

by David Davenportvia Town Hall Review
Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Democrats, angry about losing the presidency twice in the Electoral College since 2000, are quietly taking action. The National Popular Vote Bill passed in three more states—Colorado, Delaware and New Mexico—this Spring and recently passed state senates in two more.


Victor Davis Hanson On The American Conservative University Podcast

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia American Conservative University
Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the FBI and the Mueller investigation, reparations, and much more.


David Mulford On India, China, And Economic Trends

interview with David C. Mulfordvia The Federalist
Monday, June 3, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow David Mulford weighs in on populism in Indian elections, major concerns over relations with China, Brexit, and his time as US Ambassador to India as it emerged as an economic power.


Russ Roberts Brings Economics To Life

interview with Russell Robertsvia Jive Talking
Monday, June 3, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Russ Roberts discusses economics, EconTalk, and much more.

Analysis and Commentary

What Explains Gains In Miami-Dade County Schools?

by Paul E. Petersonvia The Education Exchange
Monday, June 3, 2019

In the most recent ratings put out by the state of Florida, Miami-Dade County Public Schools earned an "A" designation and had no "F" rated schools, unusual achievements for a large urban district. Ron Matus, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Step Up For Students, sits down with Paul E. Peterson to discuss some factors behind the school district's success: dynamic and stable leadership, an understanding of how to intervene in and support the most struggling schools, and many different options for families if they are not satisfied.

Analysis and Commentary

Alain Bertaud On Cities, Planning, And Order Without Design

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, June 3, 2019

Urbanist and author Alain Bertaud of NYU talks about his book Order without Design with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Bertaud explores the role of zoning and planning alongside the emergent factors that affect the growth of cities. He emphasizes the importance of cities as places for people to work and looks at how preferences and choices shape cities. Bertaud also reflects upon the differing perspectives of urban planners and economists.


Bill Whalen On Impeachment, California Politics, And 2020

interview with Bill Whalenvia The Federalist
Friday, May 31, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Bill Whalen discusses Robert Mueller’s press conference this week and how the Democrats are leaning into impeachment. He also talks about the political landscape in California and the decline of the Golden State’s Republicans.


Michael Petrilli On The Education Gadfly Show: Rural Schools And The Urban Bleed

interview with Michael J. Petrillivia Education Gadfly
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Petrilli discusses the struggles of rural areas to hold on to their brightest residents.

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Area 45: What’s Next For North Korea With Thomas Henriksen

interview with Thomas H. Henriksenvia Area 45
Friday, May 31, 2019

Will Kim Jong-un ever give up his nuclear ambitions or allow economic reforms into North Korea?

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Area 45: Tilling The Democratic Field With Ben Domenech

interview with Ben Domenechvia Area 45
Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Ben Domenech assesses the democratic presidential race and gives his opinion about who has the best chance against President Trump.