October 15, 2014

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.

May 13, 2008

Georgia’s Transformation into a Modern Market Democracy

Georgia's Transformation into a Modern Market Democracy

Featuring Kakha Bendukidze, Head of the State Chancellery, Georgia, with comments by Andrei Illarionov, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, and Former Economic Adviser to Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. Moderated by Ian Vásquez, Cato Institute.

November 20, 2006

Russian Energy Policy and the New Russian State

Russian Energy Policy and the New Russian State

Featuring Robert Amsterdam, Attorney for Mikhail Khodorkovsky; and Andrei Illarionov, Former Economic Adviser to President Putin and Senior Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

October 25, 2006

Freedom, Commerce and Peace: A Regional Agenda

The Cato Institute, the New Economic School of Georgia, the Atlas Economic Research Foundation, the Heritage Foundation, the Friedrich Naumann Foundation, the Center for International Private Enterprise, the John Templeton Foundation, and the Donald and Paula Smith Family Foundation are organizing a major international conference in October 2006 in Tbilisi, Georgia.

April 18, 2006

The Death of the G8

Featuring Andrei Illarionov, Former economic adviser to the Russian President.

April 8, 2004

A Liberal Agenda for the New Century: A Global Perspective

Featuring Leszek Balcerowicz, President of the National Bank of Poland and Former Finance Minister, Poland; Ed Crane, Cato Institute; Mart Laar, Former Prime Minister, Estonia; and Ruth Richardson, Former Minister of Finance New Zealand.