July 26

What Economists Think about Immigration

What Economists Think about Immigration

Featuring Madeline Zavodny, Professor of Economics, Agnes Scott College, and Adjunct Fellow, American Enterprise Institute; Ethan Lewis, Associate Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College; and Michael Clemens, Senior Fellow and Research Manager, Center for Global Development; moderated by Alex Nowrasteh, Immigration Policy Analyst, Cato Institute.

July 24

Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces

Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces

Featuring Radley Balko, Author, Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces, Senior Writer, Huffington Post; and Mark Lomax, Executive Director, National Association of Tactical Officers; moderated by Laura Odato, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

July 22

Growing Pains: Dodd-Frank’s Third Anniversary: Has It All Been Worth It?

Growing Pains: Dodd-Frank’s Third Anniversary: Has It All Been Worth It? - Luncheon Address

Jeremiah Norton, Director, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, James Donnellan, Vice President, Government Relations, Metlife Inc.; Tony Fratto, Former White House Deputy Press Secretary and Partner, Hamilton Place Strategies; Paul Atkins, Former Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; Michael Bright, Senior Financial Policy Advisor, Office of Senator Bob Corker; Marcus Stanley, Americans for Financial Reform; moderators Louise Bennetts, Associate Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute and Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.

July 19

The Korean War, Sixty Years On: Whither the U.S.-South Korean Alliance and Relations with North Korea

The Korean War, Sixty Years On: Whither the U.S.-South Korean Alliance and Relations with North Korea

Featuring H. E. Ahn Ho-Young, South Korean Ambassador to the United States; Scott Snyder, Senior Fellow for Korea Studies and Director of the Program on U.S.-Korea Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; and Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, Author of Tripwire: Korea and U.S. Foreign Policy in a Changed World; moderated by Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

July 18

Money, Gold, and History

Money, Gold, and History

Featuring Lewis E. Lehrman, Author, Money, Gold, and History, Founder and Chairman, Lehrman Institute; and Addison Wiggin, Executive Publisher, Agora Financial, LLC; moderated by Mark Calabria, Director of Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.

July 10

Debate: Libertarianism vs. Conservatism

Libertarianism vs Conservatism: An Intern Debate

Featuring Cato Institute Interns and Heritage Foundation Interns; with an introduction by Chip Bishop, Director of Student Programs, Cato Institute; moderated by Nicole Neily, Vice President, Dezenhall Resources.