Latest Hudson Institute Stories

2014-09-05 12:25:37

Research by former FCC commissioner finds that the information, communications and technology sector contributed nearly $1 trillion to U.S. economic growth over a decade WASHINGTON, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On September 8 at 12pm, Hudson Institute's Center for the Economics of the Internet will host a seminar launching a new report on the economic growth created through the information, communications and technology (ICT) sector. Former FCC Commissioner and Hudson Institute...

2014-06-20 16:20:15

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hudson Institute has released a new report, "The Rebalance to Asia: What Are Its Security Aims and What Is Required of U.S. Policy," by Hudson scholar Seth Cropsey. In the report, Cropsey examines the diplomatic and security measures with which the Obama administration has sought to execute the American 'Rebalance to Asia.' The report details the rapidly changing military balance in Asia, and examines the causes and effects of...

2014-06-20 12:25:41

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robert McDowell, former FCC Commissioner (2006 - 2013) and current Visiting Fellow at Hudson Institute, is testifying today before the United States House Committee on the Judiciary. The hearing - "Net Neutrality: Is Antitrust Law More Effective than Regulation in Protecting Consumers and Innovation" - comes as the FCC examines new "open Internet" rules. McDowell argues that the Internet should remain open with minimal government...

2014-06-09 12:21:29

Pulitzer Prize Finalist Arthur Herman to Write on Energy Policy and Technology Innovation WASHINGTON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Distinguished historian and bestselling author Arthur L. Herman has joined Hudson Institute as a Senior Fellow. In his new position, Herman will produce research and policy analysis on energy infrastructure and regulation, the manufacturing industry, defense and national security. Herman previously served as a visiting scholar at the American...

2014-01-14 16:23:50

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last night, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty officially confirmed that Hudson Institute Senior Fellow David Satter has been expelled from the Russian Federation as an "undesirable," and barred from further travel or work in Russian territory for a period of five years. Satter had been residing in Moscow while researching a book on post-Soviet history and serving as an advisor to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Hudson Institute...

2014-01-06 12:21:33

Report Details Five Obstacles to US Leadership in Global Air Transportation WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new Hudson Institute study finds that America's air traffic control system has fallen seriously behind modern information technology. Case studies illustrate the organizational roadblocks preventing the FAA from modernizing its flight procedures, communications and navigation technology, and governing structure. The report outlines the steps necessary to bring the...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.