A reflection on the life of former Hoover fellow Karl Popper, one of the past century’s greatest thinkers. By Piers Norris Turner.
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives is pleased to announce the winners of its first annual research support program competition.
Political Islam as Ideology and Movement and How to Contain It.
They support Bernie Sanders in droves even though capitalism, not socialism, will increase their standard of living.
Charles Wolf, Jr. on Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius by Sylvia Nasar
The nineteenth century laissez-fair state gave way to the centralized behemoths of the twentieth century. Today, another radical political transformation may be under way.
Progressive populism is on the rise, and Republicans have not championed a compelling pro-growth alternative.
After Unconventional Monetary Policy Testimony before the Joint Economic Committee of Congress, John B. Taylor, Testimony. March 26, 2014 Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy Testimony before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of ...
Why ideas really do matter. By Hoover fellow David R. Henderson.
David R. Henderson on At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson.
Ideas to reform health care, elections, politicians, society, and the family with Avik Roy and John Podhoretz.
Glimpses into the world of the celebrated thinkers who brought the atomic age to life. By Bertrand M. Patenaude.
Robert Herritt on Free Market Fairness by John Tomasi
Aaron Director, founder of the field of Law and Economics,Hoover Institution fellow and distinguished University of Chicago economist
Tuesday, September 14, 2004 Aaron Director, a distinguished University of Chicago economist who greatly influenced the modern course of economics and legal thought through his founding of the field of Law and Economics and his mentoring of generations of ...
Unlike those on the left and right, the proponents of limited government offer viable solutions to our nations most pressing problems.
Green entrepreneurs are a win for our economy and our environment.
Socrates, Aristotle, Woodrow Wilson, Rush Limbaugh, and Jonathan Gruber all agree: The answer is no. But here’s what they’re missing.
The level of economic commentary during the presidential campaign has not been high. Democrats have accused Mitt Romney of the crime of shipping jobs abroad while at Bain Capital, and Mr. Romney has responded by denying the charge.
Doomsayers are never popular, but sometimes they're right. The original jeremiads uttered by the biblical prophet Jeremiah were on the money. His fellow Judeans were vanquished and enslaved by the Babylonians, just as he had warned. Moral: Don't take jeremiads lightly.
The Hoover Institution Archives, with its vast original documentation on modern history, are a core component of the institution that Herbert Hoover (1874–1964) founded at his alma mater, Stanford University, in 1919. After graduating in 1895, Hoover ...