GoodFellows: Conversations from the Hoover Institution
Breaking Up (Big Tech) Is Hard To Do

Breaking Up (Big Tech) Is Hard To Do

October 22, 2020

This week’s antitrust lawsuit against Google poses a pertinent question at the intersection of Big Tech and free speech: from rewriting statutes to dismantling market giants such as Amazon and Facebook, what actions is the federal government willing to take to ensure the interests of Americans? Hoover Senior Fellows Niall Ferguson, H. R. McMaster, and John Cochrane weigh the latest salvo in the ongoing hostilities between Washington and Silicon Valley.

Recorded October 21, 2020 2 PM PT

Slightly Hawkish?

Slightly Hawkish?

October 12, 2020

With polls suggesting a Biden victory in November, Hoover senior fellows Niall Ferguson, H. R. McMaster, and John Cochrane assess the impact of a change in power on US foreign policy. Their conclusion: not necessarily the same course as the previous Democratic administration—a new president perhaps more willing to use force.

Play this podcast on Podbean App