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Globalization And Political Instability

by David Bradyvia The American Interest
Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Political instability, defined as volatility in electoral politics, is on the rise in Western democracies and shows no signs of abating. Granting the premise just for the moment, why is this happening? 

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen.
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Fed Failures

by Allan H. Meltzervia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Monetary policy can contribute to economic growth, but it hasn’t under the bank’s current leadership.

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Morris Fiorina: Brokered Republican Convention Could Be 'Gigantic Mess,' But Not A Bad Idea

interview with Morris P. Fiorinavia Stanford News
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Morris Fiorina discusses what a brokered political party convention might look like.

Toshio Nishi
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Toshio Nishi Returns To Hoover Institution As The Tadahiro Ogawa Fellow

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Hoover Institution research fellow Toshio Nishi, a groundbreaking historian of the US occupation of Japan and author of the Hoover Institution book Unconditional Democracy: Education and Politics in Occupied Japan, 1945-1952, helped set the Hoover standard for scholarly originality. 

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Can Our Colleges Be Saved?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, March 10, 2016

The public is steadily losing confidence in undergraduate education, given that we hear constantly about how poorly educated are today’s graduates and how few well-paying jobs await them.

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Two Oaklands Could Have Deciding Role In Trump-Clinton Race

by Bill Whalenvia Sacramento Bee
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

After Tuesday’s returns from Michigan – a big win for Donald Trump, a frustrating upset loss for Hillary Clinton – it’s time to think of the fall election and a tale of two Oaklands. 

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California's Housing Affordability Crisis Has A New Culprit

by Carson Brunovia Real Clear Markets
Thursday, March 10, 2016

California's housing affordability crisis has a new culprit: short-term rental platforms, like Airbnb. 

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The Highest Glass Ceiling: Women’s Quest For The American Presidency, By Ellen Fitzpatrick

by Elizabeth Cobbsvia Times Higher Education (UK)
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Hillary Clinton is not the first woman run for the White House. Elizabeth Cobbs enjoys an entertaining look at her and her predecessors.

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Lisa Monaco Speaks At CFR

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

White House counterterrorism czar Lisa Monaco spoke the other day at the Council on Foreign Relations.

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One Day We Will Live Without Fear: Everyday Lives Under the Soviet Police State
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Hoover Fellow Describes Life Under The Soviet Police State

featuring Mark Harrisonvia Stanford News
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Harrison, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, draws on Soviet Communist Party and secret police records housed at the Hoover Institution Library & Archives. In his work, he describes how people became entangled in the workings of Soviet rule.

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American Intelligence In The Age Of Terror

Friday, March 11, 2016
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "American Intelligence In The Age Of Terror" on Friday, March 11, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. The event is livestreamed and can be viewed below.

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Russian Hostility 'Partly Caused By West', Claims Former US Defence Head

featuring William J. Perryvia The Guardian
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

William Perry says US contempt toward Russia as ‘third-rate power’ after end of Cold War played a big role.

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US Public Pension Deficits Squeeze City And State Budgets

quoting Joshua D. Rauhvia Financial Times
Sunday, March 6, 2016

The health of the US public pensions system is deteriorating. The latest figures reveal that retirement plans have less than three-quarters of the assets they need to pay current and future retirees.

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Three Numbers: ECB Likely To Take Fresh Stimulus Steps

quoting Kevin Warshvia The Saxo Bank Group
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Monetary policy for the Eurozone is the main event for Thursday, starting with the European Central Bank’s policy announcement and followed by the central bank’s press conference. Later, two weekly numbers will bring new perspective on the state of macro in the US: initial jobless claims and Bloomberg’s Consumer Comfort Index.

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Pouring Bullet Train Money Into Water Development Could Backfire

mentioning Hoover Institutionvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, March 10, 2016

At first glance, the idea is appealing: Scrap Gov. Jerry Brown’s troubled bullet train project and pour the money into water development.

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cartoon of George Washington in a U.S. one dollar bill

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by Michael McConnell Monday, February 15, 2016
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featuring William J. Perry Friday, February 12, 2016
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by Herbert Lin Wednesday, February 17, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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by Benjamin Wittes, Zoe Bedell Sunday, February 14, 2016
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interview with Richard A. Epstein Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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interview with Nicholas Burns Saturday, February 13, 2016
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interview with Jeremy Carl Thursday, February 11, 2016
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featuring Terry Anderson Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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featuring Stephen Kotkin Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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quoting Edwin Meese III Wednesday, February 17, 2016
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quoting Adam J. White, Timothy Kane Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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mentioning Clint Bolick Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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U.S. Capitol as weather vane

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

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by Richard A. Epstein Monday, February 15, 2016
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by Michael J. Petrilli, Chester E. Finn Jr. Friday, February 12, 2016
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by Michael McConnell Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Niall Ferguson Monday, February 15, 2016
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by Thomas Sowell Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Saturday, February 13, 2016
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by Niall Ferguson mentioning Henry A. Kissinger Saturday, February 13, 2016
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by John H. Cochrane Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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by Bruce Thornton Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Monday, October 27, 2014
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by Russell Roberts Monday, February 15, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Monday, February 15, 2016
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by Victor Davis Hanson Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Paul R. Gregory Friday, February 12, 2016
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by Niall Ferguson featuring Henry A. Kissinger Saturday, October 10, 2015
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by John H. Cochrane Monday, February 15, 2016
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by Henry I. Miller, John Cohrssen Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Tunku Varadarajan Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Adam J. White Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Peter R. Mansoor Thursday, February 11, 2016
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by Mark Moyar Friday, February 12, 2016
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by Simon Henderson Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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by John H. Cochrane Friday, February 12, 2016
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by Victor Davis Hanson Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Saturday, February 13, 2016
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by Paul R. Gregory Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Zoe Bedell, Benjamin Wittes Sunday, February 14, 2016
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by Paul R. Gregory Friday, February 12, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Friday, February 12, 2016
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interview with Richard A. Epstein Monday, February 15, 2016
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interview with Kori Schake Monday, February 15, 2016
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quoting Michael J. Boskin Friday, February 12, 2016
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quoting Thomas J. Sargent Friday, February 12, 2016
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quoting George P. Shultz Sunday, February 14, 2016
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quoting Michael Spence Monday, February 15, 2016
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quoting Michael McConnell Saturday, February 13, 2016
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quoting John H. Cochrane Saturday, February 13, 2016
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quoting Abbas Milani Friday, February 12, 2016
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quoting Michael J. Petrilli Thursday, February 11, 2016
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quoting Adam J. White Monday, February 15, 2016
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U.S. Capitol as a sausage factory

Friday, February 12, 2016

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by Arun Majumdar, John Deutch, Norman Augustine, George P. Shultz Thursday, February 11, 2016
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by Reuel Marc Gerecht Friday, February 12, 2016
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by Josef Joffe Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Thursday, February 11, 2016
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interview with Richard A. Epstein Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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by Tod Lindberg Friday, February 12, 2016
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by George P. Shultz Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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interview with Richard A. Epstein Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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quoting George P. Shultz Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Merkel’s Migration Plan Will Turn Greece Into A Huge Campsite

by Josef Joffevia The Guardian
Monday, March 7, 2016

The German chancellor can save her open-door policy, but she’ll have to spend billions on a pay-off.

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Custom's Future: International Law In A Changing World

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Monday, March 7, 2016

That is the title of a new book edited by Curtis Bradley.

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Carson Bruno: Week To Week Political Roundtable

interview with Carson Brunovia Commonwealth Club
Monday, March 7, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Carson Bruno is part of a roundtable discussion concerning the latest political and major news stories.

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What Created Trump?

by Bruce Thorntonvia Front Page Magazine Online
Monday, March 7, 2016

Donald Trump’s seemingly unstoppable march to the nomination has intensified “establishment” Republican criticism of The Donald, especially after his big win in the Super Tuesday primaries and his trademark insults and evasions during Thursday’s debate.

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The USDA 'Organic' Label Misleads And Rips Off Consumers

by Henry I. Miller, John Cohrssenvia Forbes
Monday, March 7, 2016

There is a Japanese proverb that goes, “Faith makes even the head of a sardine the object of worship.” That’s the sort of devotion that seems to be driving many Americans to buy overpriced organic products such as food, bed linens, pillows and clothes, sales of which increased 83% between 2007 and 2012.

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Anger Management

by James W. Ceaservia The Weekly Standard
Monday, March 7, 2016

Anger is all the rage these days in American politics. A recent New York Times column bore the headline “The Year of the Angry Voter," while an earlier Washington Post story read "It's Not Just Trump: Voter Anger Fuels Outsider Candidates."

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Will Davies On The Economics, Economists, And The Limits Of Neoliberalism

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, March 7, 2016

Will Davies of Goldsmith's, University of London and author of The Limits of Neoliberalism talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the ideas in his book. Davies argues that the free-market vision of economists like Milton Friedman and Friedrich Hayek has de-romanticized politics and ensconced competition at the heart of our economy and culture.

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A Trans-Atlantic Town Hall Dialogue With Germans On Data Privacy

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, March 7, 2016

Last month, I was asked to participate in a genuinely unusual radio experiment: a trans-Atlantic town hall meeting hosted by PRI's America Abroad simultaenously in Austin Texas and Berlin. The subject was data privacy.

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Why Nancy Reagan Was The Indispensable Woman

by Peter M. Robinsonvia New York Post
Monday, March 7, 2016

Two tales of Nancy Reagan: The first took place during Ronald Reagan’s 1966 campaign for governor of California. Dana Rohrabacher, now a member of Congress but then just a college kid, slept one night in the backyard of Reagan’s house in Pacific Palisades. At 7 the next morning, the back door swung open and Nancy Reagan appeared.

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The Origins Of Trump Nihilism

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Sunday, March 6, 2016

During the most recent Detroit debate, even a reformed “inclusive” and “presidential” Donald Trump still was crass and vulgar. (Has a candidate ever crudely referred to the size of his phallus, and in our sick world is that a Freudian admission of doubt, or a macho reassurance in LBJ fashion?)

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