Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2013


Hyatt Regency Houston
1200 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX
November 20, 2013
10:30am - 2:00pm


Luncheon Address
Leo Linbeck III
CEO, Aquinas Companies LLC
Lecturer, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Keynote Address
John A. Allison
President and CEO, Cato Institute
Retired Chairman and CEO, BB&T Corporation


10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Registration 
11:00 – 11:05 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Gene Healy, Vice President, Cato Institute
11:05 – 11:35 a.m. Keynote Address — The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure
John A. Allison, President and CEO, Cato Institute, Retired Chairman and CEO, BB&T Corporation
11:35 – 11:55 a.m. Nothing to Hide? Privacy vs. Security in the Information Age
Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute
11:55 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Budget Showdowns and the Fiscal Landscape
Tad DeHaven, Budget Analyst, Cato Institute

Download “Welcoming Remarks,” “The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure,” “Nothing to Hide? Privacy vs. Security in the Information Age,” and “Budget Showdowns and the Fiscal Landscape” (MP3)
12:15 – 12:30 p.m. Reception 
12:30 – 2:00 p.m. Luncheon Address — Primaries, Polarization, and the Promise of Governance Reform
Leo Linbeck III, CEO, Aquinas Companies LLC, Lecturer, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Download “Luncheon Address” (MP3)

For further information on the seminar, please call Jenna Huhn at (202) 218-4617 or e-mail her at jhuhn [at] cato [dot] org.

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