Peter Schweizer, the William J. Casey Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a former consultant to NBC News, discusses how Congress and the government, in giving sweetheart contracts to friends and big donors, cause a tremendous waste of taxpayer dollars.
Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of its Property Rights, Freedom, and Prosperity Task Force, notes that the conscious decision to make Apple the focal point of a special investigation offers a bittersweet commentary on the fragile state of the US political economy.
This week on Uncommon Knowledge columnist James Delingpole discusses, with Hoover research fellow Peter Robinson, the European Union, the Green movement, and socialized medicine. (47:41)
Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, New York University Law School, and John Yoo, a professor at the University of California at Berkeley law school, examine the merits of various constitutional arguments for the Supreme Court’s striking down Obamacare.
The huge impact of the COVID-19 virus on the US and world economies.
Putting numbers to the news, Hoover fellow Bruce Bueno de Mesquita lays his bets on issues such as climate change and Middle East peace.
Hoover Institution’s Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow Thomas Sowell discusses his new book, Discrimination and Disparities.
Rupert Murdoch weighs in on capitalism, China, Google, and more. . . .
Why the former footballer is hoping to run for office in California--as a Republican. . . .
Thomas Sowell details the pitfalls of New Deal thinking...
John Howard explains why he is optimistic about the future of economic liberalism and political freedom in Australia and across the globe...
Charles Kesler discusses the emergence of economic liberalism, and the “doctrine of social and economic rights.”...
The President should take a page from Francois Mitterand. . . .
Charles Kesler outlines the “grand liberal project” that began a century ago...
Czech Republic president Vaclav Klaus describes how he became an advocate of free-market principles. . . .
Amity Shlaes challenges the received wisdom that the Great Depression occurred because capitalism broke, and that it ended because FDR, and government in general, came to the rescue...
Milton Friedman was an unlikely candidate to become a great man...