March 30

U.S. Policy toward Iran: The Prospects for Success — and for Failure

U.S. Policy toward Iran: The Prospects for Success — And for Failure: Panel 1: Can Diplomacy Work?

Featuring Michael Adler, Woodrow Wilson Center; Jamie Fly, Foreign Policy Initiative; Matthew Kroenig, Georgetown University; Justin Logan, Cato Institute; Nuno Monteiro, Yale University; Alireza Nader, RAND Corporation; Joshua Rovner, U.S. Naval War College; Barbara Slavin, Atlantic Council.

March 29

Knowledge and Coordination: A Liberal Interpretation

Knowledge and Coordination: A Liberal Interpretation

Featuring the author Daniel B. Klein, Professor of Economics, George Mason University; with comments by Jason Kuznicki, Cato Institute; moderated by Gene Healy, Vice President, Research Fellow, Cato Institute.

March 28

Barack Obama: Civil Liberties Nightmare

Barack Obama: Civil Liberties Nightmare

Featuring a presentation and live discussion with Gene Healy, Cato vice president and author of The Cult of the Presidency: America’s Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia.

March 23

Cybersecurity: Will Federal Regulation Help?

Cybersecurity: Will Federal Regulation Help?

Featuring Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Jerry Brito, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University, Ryan Radia, Associate Director of Technology Studies, Competitive Enterprise Institute, moderated by Laura Odato, Manager of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

March 23

Obamacare in the Supreme Court

Obamacare in the Supreme Court: Panel 1: The Individual Mandate and Severability

Featuring Michael Cannon, Cato Institute; Randy Barnett, Georgetown University Law Center; Elizabeth Wydra, Constitutional Accountability Center; Jagadeesh Gokhale, Cato Institute; Timothy Sandefur, Pacific Legal Foundation; Simon Lazarus, National Senior Citizens Law Center; moderated by Ilya Shapiro, Cato Institute and Roger Pilon, Cato Institute.

March 16

Flagrant Conduct: The Story of Lawrence v. Texas

Flagrant Conduct: The Story of Lawrence v. Texas

Featuring the author Dale Carpenter, Earl R. Larson Professor of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law, University of Minnesota Law School; with comments by Charles Lane, Editorial Writer and former Supreme Court Reporter, Washington Post; moderated by David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute.

March 16

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2012

Featuring: Edward H. Crane, President, Cato Institute; Mary Anastasia O’Grady, Editorial Board Member, Wall Street Journal; Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media; Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute; and Jerry Taylor, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.