June 21

Global Crossings: Immigration, Civilization, and America

Global Crossings: Immigration, Civilization, and America

Featuring the author Alvaro Vargas Llosa, Senior Fellow, The Center on Global Prosperity, Independent Institute; with comments by Alex Nowrasteh, Immigration Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; moderated by Ian Vásquez, Director, Center For Global Liberty And Prosperity, Cato Institute.

June 20

How Markets and Innovation Became Ethical and Then Suspect

How Markets and Innovation Became Ethical and Then Suspect

Featuring Deirdre N. McCloskey, Distinguished Professor of Economics, History, English, and Communication, University of Illinois at Chicago, Author, The Bourgeois Virtues and Bourgeois Dignity; with comments by Donald J. Boudreaux, Professor of Economics, George Mason University; moderated by Dalibor Rohac, Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

June 19

Disability Insurance: The New Welfare?

Disability Insurance: The New Welfare?

Featuring Jagadeesh Gokhale, Cato Institute; David Autor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Harold Pollack, University of Chicago; and Stephen C. Goss, Social Security Administration; moderated by Michael D. Tanner, Cato Institute.

June 18

Poverty and Progress: Realities and Myths about Global Poverty

Poverty and Progress: Realities and Myths about Global Poverty

Featuring the author Deepak Lal, Professor Emeritus of International Development Studies, University of California at Los Angeles, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; with comments by Marcus Noland, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

June 18

Free Trade, Free Markets: Rating the 112th Congress

Free Trade, Free Markets: Rating the 112th Congress

Featuring Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ); and Bill Watson, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Laura Odato, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

June 17

Halbig v. Sebelius: ‘All of ObamaCare Hangs on the Outcome’

Halbig v. Sebelius: 'All of ObamaCare Hangs on the Outcome'

Featuring Michael Carvin, Partner, Jones Day; Robert Weiner, Partner, Arnold & Porter, LLP; Simon Lazarus, Senior Counsel, Constitutional Accountability Center; and Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Kelly Cobb, Senior Director of External Affairs, Cato Institute.

June 14

Can a Treaty Increase the Power of Congress?

Can a Treaty Increase the Power of Congress?

Featuring Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz, Professor of Law, Georgetown Law Center, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; with comments by Hon. Alex Kozinski, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; moderated by Roger Pilon Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

June 12

Immigration Wars: Forging an American Solution

Immigration Wars: Forging an American Solution

Featuring the co-author Clint Bolick, Director, Scharf-Norton Center for Constitutional Litigation, Goldwater Institute; moderated by Alex Nowrasteh Immigration Policy Analyst, Cato Institute.

June 11

The Common Core: De Facto Federal Control of America’s Schools

The Common Core: De Facto Federal Control of America's Schools

Featuring Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Congressional Constitution Caucus; Neal McCluskey, Associate Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute; and Lindsey Burke, Will Skillman Fellow in Education, Heritage Foundation; moderated by Laura Odato, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

June 11

India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State

India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State

Featuring the author Gurcharan Das, Former CEO of Procter & Gamble, India; with comments by Swaminathan Aiyar, Research Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.