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Analysis and Commentary

Markos Kounalakis: The End Of The Current World Order: Eroding Democracies And Rising Nationalism

interview with Markos Kounalakisvia World Affairs
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Marko Kounalakis moderates a discussion that explores the rise of right-wing nationalism in Eastern Europe and the forces fueling the erosion of democracies worldwide. 

In the News

Political Pressures Risk Undermining Central Banks - Rajan

featuring Raghuram Rajanvia Reuters
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Rising political pressures on central banks around the world undermines effective monetary management by risking kneejerk policies rather than pre-emptive decision making, former Reserve Bank of India chief Raghuram Rajan said on Tuesday.

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Democracy, Delegation, And Distrust

by Adam J. Whitevia Defining Ideas
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Congress and the Presidency in the Age of Trump.

In the News

Stanford Hoover Institution Economist Targets Socialism, Fears ‘We May Not Make It’

featuring Thomas Sowellvia California Globe
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

From his base at California’s Stanford University Hoover Institution, Thomas Sowell authored a series of thoughtful books, wrote a nationally syndicated column, and often appeared on television. In a 2016 column headlined “Farewell,” the 86-year-old economist pledged to “spend less time following politics and more time on my photography.”

Analysis and Commentary

North America Is Much Richer Than Latin America. Is This Fact Relevant For Immigration Policy?

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Economists measure gross domestic product per capita (at purchasing power parity, PPP) as the value of all final goods and services produced within a country in a given year divided by the average (or mid-year) population for the same year.

Analysis and Commentary

An Appointment With Good Government

by Adam J. Whitevia City Journal
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

President Trump should be more diligent about filling leadership positions at federal agencies.

Analysis and Commentary

Never What?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia The National Review
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

I wrote a book, The Case for Trump, in an effort — as an outsider who has no career investment in Trump and has never met him or visited the Trump White House — to analyze how and why Donald J. Trump was elected president and why his agenda so far has been successful.


Regulatory Reforms And Counter-Reformations

by Adam J. Whitevia The Regulatory Review
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Some of President Trump’s deregulatory actions are innovations, others build on his predecessors’ work.

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California’s Bullet-Train Fiasco Continues: $20 Billion For 120 Miles?

by Lee Ohanianvia California on Your Mind
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Last month, California governor Gavin Newsom announced that California’s ill-fated high-speed rail project would be scaled back enormously due to cost overruns and delays. The original project, which had an initial cost estimate of $33 billion, would have provided high-speed train service (speeds on some segments in excess of 200 miles per hour) beginning in San Diego, traveling through Los Angeles and the Central Valley up to the state capital of Sacramento, and would have also included the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley. With possible federal contributions, this idea sounded promising enough that nearly 53 percent of California taxpayers voted for a $9 billion bond in 2008 to help finance it.

In the News

Socialism And “The “Experts”

mentioning Thomas Sowellvia Power Line Blog
Monday, March 11, 2019

If you really want to learn about socialism or Marxism, how about listing Thomas Sowell's book on the subject by the simple title Marxism?


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