September 18, 2012
featuring co-author Robert Lawson, Fullinwider Chair in Economic Freedom, Southern Methodist University; co-author James Gwartney, director, Stavros Center for the Advancement of Free Enterprise and Economic Education, Florida State University; and Ian Vasquez, director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
November 4, 2009
Featuring the author, Jay Richards, with comments by Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, and author, Beyond Good Intentions: A Biblical View of Politics. Moderated by Daniel Griswold, Director of the Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and author, Mad about Trade: Why Main Street America Should Embrace Globalization.
April 23, 2009
Featuring the author Jean-Pierre Chauffour, Economic Adviser, International Trade Department, World Bank; with comments by Susan Aaronson, Associate Research Professor of International Affairs, George Washington University; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
March 24, 2009
Featuring David Bakradze, Speaker of the Georgian Parliament; Kakha Bendukidze, Former Minister of the Economy and Reform Coordination, Georgia; and Andrei Illarionov, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute;
December 1, 2008
Featuring the author Russell Roberts, Professor of Economics, George Mason University; with comments by Nick Gillespie, Editor, Reason.tv and Reason.com
November 24, 2008
Featuring James Gwartney, and Robert Lawson, Coauthors of, Economic Freedom of the World:2008 Annual Report (Fraser Institute and Cato Institute, 2008); with Simeon Djankov, Creator, “Doing Business” (World Bank, 2008); moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute
August 14, 2007
Featuring the author, John R. Lott Jr., Senior Research Scientist, University of Maryland; with comments by Jared Bernstein, Director, Living Standards Program, Economic Policy Institute; and Michael New, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Alabama.
April 16, 2007
Featuring Johnny Munkhammar, Program Director, Timbro, Sweden; Ezra Klein Writing Fellow, American Prospect; and Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
September 21, 2006
Featuring James Gwartney, Coauthor, Economic Freedom of the World: 2006 Annual Report (Fraser Institute and Cato Institute, 2006), and Simeon Djankov, Lead Author, Doing Business in 2007: How to Reform (World Bank, 2006).
September 7, 2006
Featuring the author John Gillingham, Professor of History, University of Missouri-St. Louis; with comments by Ambassador John Bruton, Head of the European Union Delegation to the United States; and moderated by Marian Tupy, Assistant Director, Project on Global Economic Liberty, Cato Institute.
July 20, 2006
Featuring Dan Ikenson, associate director of the Cato Institute’s Center for Trade Policy Studies and Will Martin, lead economist at the World Bank’s Development Research Group.