Tag: Hoover Institution

Goodfellows

Hoover’s GoodFellows series marks one year of broadcasts

by Hoover Institution on April 1, 2021 4:56 pm
GoodFellows, the Hoover Institution’s weekly conversation series in which senior fellows JOHN COCHRANE, NIALL FERGUSON and H.R. MCMASTER analyze domestic and world events, is celebrating its one-year anniversary. GoodFellows began as a video series on April 1, 2020, just two weeks after much of the world left the workplace for home as a result of the COVID-19… Read more Hoover’s GoodFellows series marks one year of broadcasts
Edward Lazear

Senior fellowship named in honor of Edward Lazear at the Hoover Institution

by Hoover Institution on December 8, 2020 4:53 pm
The Hoover Institution has created a new senior fellowship in economics in honor of the late economist EDWARD LAZEAR, made possible by the generosity of DAVID BOOTH. Known as the founder of the field of personnel economics, Lazear, the Morris Arnold and Nona Jean Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a senior fellow at the… Read more Senior fellowship named in honor of Edward Lazear at the Hoover Institution
Edward Lazear

Society of Labor Economists names new prize for Edward Lazear

by Hoover Institution on October 23, 2020 3:23 pm
The Society of Labor Economists (SOLE) has announced a new prize named in honor of EDWARD LAZEAR.The annual Edward P. Lazear Prize, to be first awarded in 2022, will recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the field of labor economics, devoted a portion of their careers for the benefit of civil society and actively… Read more Society of Labor Economists names new prize for Edward Lazear
Taylor and Shultz

George Shultz and John Taylor discuss economic policy lessons

by Hoover Institution on April 14, 2020 2:49 pm
Distinguished Fellow GEORGE SHULTZ and Senior Fellow JOHN TAYLOR recently discussed their newly released book from Hoover Institution Press, Choose Economic Freedom: Enduring Policy Lessons from the 1970s and 1980s. The two Hoover economists discussed the economic choices facing policymakers today based on their experiences at the highest levels of policymaking in the White House;… Read more George Shultz and John Taylor discuss economic policy lessons

Joshua Rauh named to the president’s Council of Economic Advisers

by Hoover Institution on October 31, 2019 4:47 pm
JOSHUA RAUH, senior fellow and director of research at the Hoover Institution, the Ormond Family Professor of Finance at Stanford Graduate School of Business and senior fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, will serve as principal chief economist of President Trump’s Council of Economic Advisers (CEA). The CEA is charged with offering… Read more Joshua Rauh named to the president’s Council of Economic Advisers
George Shultz

George Shultz explores the future, offers solutions to contemporary problems

by Clifton Parker on May 16, 2019 2:47 pm
In his new Hoover Institution Press book, Thinking About the Future, GEORGE SHULTZ reflects on more than half a century of public service to offer solutions to some of America’s most pressing contemporary problems. Revisiting key speeches and articles spanning his career, Shultz considers America’s role in the 21st-century world and addresses topics such as… Read more George Shultz explores the future, offers solutions to contemporary problems
Edward Lazear

American Economic Association recognizes Edward Lazear

by Hoover Institution on May 5, 2019 10:02 am
The American Economic Association (AEA) has named EDWARD LAZEAR, the Davies Family Professor of Economics at Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Morris Arnold and Nona Jean Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a recipient of its 2019 Distinguished Fellow awards. According to a press release, the Distinguished Fellow awards recognize the lifetime… Read more American Economic Association recognizes Edward Lazear
Women of the Gulag

‘Women of the Gulag’ wins film award

by Clifton B. Parker on April 22, 2019 2:42 pm
Women of the Gulag, a documentary film based on Hoover Fellow PAUL GREGORY‘s Hoover Institution Press book of the same title, has been named the Best Non-European Independent Documentary in the 2019 European Independent Documentary Film Festival, held in Paris. The film, directed by Marianna Yarovskaya of MayFilms and co-produced by Gregory, was also shortlisted in the best documentary category in the 2019… Read more ‘Women of the Gulag’ wins film award
Lou Henry Hoover

Celebrating the life of Lou Henry Hoover

by Hoover Institution on March 28, 2019 2:50 pm
The Hoover Institution, which is celebrating its centennial this year, recently posted a tribute to LOU HENRY HOOVER, who many know only as the First Lady of President Herbert Hoover. But Lou Henry Hoover was a force in her own right as a geology scholar and philanthropist. Friday, March 29, would have been her 145th birthday.… Read more Celebrating the life of Lou Henry Hoover
Traitel Building

Hoover’s Traitel Building honored for architectural design

by Clifton B. Parker on October 24, 2018 2:40 pm
The Hoover Institution’s David and Joan Traitel Building, which opened in September 2017, has been recognized for its unique and original interior architectural design. A Merit Award was presented to the building’s architects and designers—William Rawn Associates and CAW Architects—by the Silicon Valley Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. During a ceremony on Oct. 17, DAVID LENOX, university… Read more Hoover’s Traitel Building honored for architectural design