December 18

Why Congress Should Legalize Marijuana

Featuring a presentation and live discussion with Jeffrey Miron, Director of Economic Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia.

December 16

Religious Liberties for Corporations? Hobby Lobby, the Affordable Care Act, and the Constitution

Religious Liberties for Corporations? Hobby Lobby, the Affordable Care Act, and the Constitution

Featuring the authors Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute; and David Gans, Director of the Human Rights, Civil Rights, and Citizenship Program, Constitutional Accountability Center; with comments by Randy Barnett, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory, Georgetown University Law Center; moderated by Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute.

December 4

The Future of U.S. Economic Growth

The Future of U.S. Economic Growth - Welcoming Remarks and Panel 1: Forecasting the Long-Term Growth Outlook

Featuring Brink Lindsey, Vice President for Research, Cato Institute; Erik Brynjolfsson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Edward Glaeser, Harvard University; Robert Gordon, Northwestern University; Dale Jorgenson, Harvard University; and Edmund Phelps, Columbia University.

December 3

Too Big to Jail: How Prosecutors Compromise with Corporations

Too Big to Jail: How Prosecutors Compromise with Corporations

Featuring the author Brandon Garrett, Woodruff Morgan Professor of Law, University of Virginia School of Law; with comments by James Copland, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Legal Policy, Manhattan Institute; moderated by Gabriel Latner, Legal Associate, Cato Institute.

December 1

James Buckley on Reviving Federalism

James Buckley on Reviving Federalism

Featuring James L. Buckley, Former U.S. senator and federal judge; Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute, and Director, Cato Center for Constitutional Studies; and Chris Edwards, Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute; moderated by John Maniscalco, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.