An examination of the political philosophy and legacy of one of the most important minds of the twentieth century. By Tom Bethell.
The Soviet disaster shows that modern economies are too complex to plan.
Analyzing the future of democracy with former prime ministers and presidents. Featuring Nick Clegg, Felipe Calderón, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, and Anders Fogh Rasmussen
A reflection on the life of former Hoover fellow Karl Popper, one of the past century’s greatest thinkers. By Piers Norris Turner.
The root of most arguments against the market is a lack of belief in freedom—at least for other people—as a worthy end.
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives is pleased to announce the winners of its first annual research support program competition.
They support Bernie Sanders in droves even though capitalism, not socialism, will increase their standard of living.
By law, textbooks and other teaching materials in California’s public schools are supposed to be up-to-date. Yet history textbooks that are currently in the schools are twelve-years old.
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.
Why ideas really do matter. By Hoover fellow David R. Henderson.
Glimpses into the world of the celebrated thinkers who brought the atomic age to life. By Bertrand M. Patenaude.
Aaron Director, founder of the field of Law and Economics,Hoover Institution fellow and distinguished University of Chicago economist
Political Islam as Ideology and Movement and How to Contain It.
Progressive populism is on the rise, and Republicans have not championed a compelling pro-growth alternative.
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.
Unlike those on the left and right, the proponents of limited government offer viable solutions to our nations most pressing problems.