October 29

Peace, Love, & Liberty: The Path to Less War and More Peace

Featuring Tom Palmer, Editor, Peace, Love, & Liberty, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, and Executive Vice President of International Programs, Atlas Foundation; with comments by Clark Ruper, Vice President, Students for Liberty; moderated by Chip Bishop, Director of Student Programs, Cato Institute.

October 28

Ranking Economic Freedom around the World

Ranking Economic Freedom around the World

Featuring a presentation and live discussion with Ian Vasquez, Director of the Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia.

October 22

A Dangerous World? Threat Perception and U.S. National Security

A Dangerous World? Threat Perception and U.S. National Security

Featuring the editors John Mueller, Woody Hayes Senior Research Scientist, Mershon Center, Professor of Political Science at Ohio State University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Christopher Preble, Vice President, Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; with comments by Frank Hoffman, Senior Research Fellow, National Defense University; and James Fallows, National Correspondent, The Atlantic; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.

October 15

The Transition from Communism 25 Years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Lessons for Non-Free Societies

The Transition from Communism 25 Years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Lessons for Non-Free Societies - Panel 1: Economic Transition In Ex-Communist Countries: What Have We Learned from Different Approaches To Reforms?

Featuring Oleh Havrylyshyn, Department of Economics, George Washington University and University of Toronto; Peter Murrell, Mancur Olson Professor, Department of Economics, University of Maryland; Krassen Stanchev, Executive Director, Institute for Market Economics, Bulgaria; Dalibor Rohac, Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; Andrei Illarionov, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; Mikheil Saakashvili, Former President, Republic of Georgia; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; and Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

October 9

Bootleggers and Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics

Bootleggers and Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics

Featuring the authors Adam Smith, Assistant Professor of Economics and Director, Center for Free Market Studies, Johnson & Wales; and Bruce Yandle, Dean Emeritus of the College of Business and Behavioral Science, and Alumni Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus, Clemson University; with comments by Susan Dudley, Research Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration and Director, Regulatory Studies Center, George Washington University; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.

October 7

Codebreaker

Featuring the Executive Producer, Patrick Sammon; moderated by Walter Olson, Senior Fellow, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.