Featuring John Allison, President and CEO, Cato Institute; Rep. Kevin Brady (TX-8), Chairman, Joint Economic Committee; and Norbert Michel, Research Fellow in Financial Regulations, Heritage Foundation; moderated by James A. Dorn, Vice President for Monetary Studies and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
Featuring Thomas Cushman, Professor, Wellesley College; with comments by Xia Yeliang, Visiting Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; moderated by James A. Dorn, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, and Editor, Cato Journal.
Featuring a presentation and live discussion with Michael D. Tanner , Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia.
Featuring the author Megan McArdle, Columnist, Bloomberg View; with comments by Brink Lindsey, Vice President for Research, Cato Institute; moderated by Dalibor Rohac, Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
February 20 to February 23
By Invitation Only
Featuring the author Nathan Lewis, Forbes; with an introduction by Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media; with comments by Lawrence White, Professor of Economics, George Mason University; moderated by Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
5:30 - 8:00pm
Featuring: P. J. O’Rourke, H. L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute, and Author, The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way, And it Wasn’t My Fault, And I’ll Never Do It Again; and John A. Allison, President, Cato Institute, Retired Chairman and CEO, BB&T.
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Featuring Douglas Ollivant, Senior National Security Fellow, the New America Foundation; Harith Hasan, Author of Imagining the Nation: Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-political Conflict in Iraq; and Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Justin Logan, Director of Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute.
Featuring James Bacchus, Former WTO Appellate Body Jurist and Former U.S. Congressman; Scott Lincicome, Cato Institute Adjunct Scholar and International Trade Attorney; and Mark Perry, Professor of Economics, University of Michigan–Flint, and American Enterprise Institute Scholar; moderated by Daniel Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.
10:30am - 2:00pm
Featuring: P. J. O’Rourke, H. L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute, and Author, The Baby Boom (Atlantic Monthly Press, January 2014); Jerry Taylor, Vice President, Cato Institute; Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Neal McCluskey, Associate Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute.
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Featuring the author Timothy Beardson, Founder, Crosby Financial Holdings; with comments by Phillip L. Swagel, Professor in International Economic Policy, University of Maryland School of Public Policy; moderated by James A. Dorn, Vice President for Monetary Studies and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
Featuring TJ Orentzi, Senior Social Media Editor, Washington Post (@TJOrentzi); Ericka Andersen, Manager, Digital Media, Heritage Foundation (@ErickaAndersen); and Jerry Brito, Director, Technology Policy Program, Mercatus Center (@jerrybrito); Moderated by Kat Murti, Digital Marketing Manager, Cato Institute (@KatMurti).