November 18, 2014
Featuring the author James Grant, Publisher, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer; with comments by Jim Powell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Lawrence H. White, Professor of Economics, George Mason University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by George Selgin, Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute.
November 17, 2014
Featuring the book’s co-author R. Christopher Whalen, Senior Managing Director and Head of Research, Kroll Bond Rating Agency; with comments by Paul Miller, Managing Director, FBR Capital Markets; moderated by Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
October 9, 2014
Featuring the authors Adam Smith, Assistant Professor of Economics and Director, Center for Free Market Studies, Johnson & Wales; and Bruce Yandle, Dean Emeritus of the College of Business and Behavioral Science, and Alumni Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus, Clemson University; with comments by Susan Dudley, Research Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration and Director, Regulatory Studies Center, George Washington University; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.
October 1, 2014
Featuring the authors Vernon L. Smith, Laureate 2002, Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences and Professor, Chapman University; and Steven D. Gjerstad, Presidential Fellow, Chapman University; with comments by Dean Baker, Co-founder, Center for Economic and Policy Research; moderated by Mark A. Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
September 8, 2014
Featuring the author Charles Calomiris, Henry Kaufman Professor of Financial Institutions, Columbia Business School; with comments by Andrew Olmem, Partner, Venable LLP; moderated by Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
July 16, 2014 - July 17, 2014
Featuring Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman, House Financial Services Committee; Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC), Member, House Financial Services Committee; Chairman of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee; Richard Kovacevich, Chairman Emeritus, Wells Fargo & Company; Tyler Cowen, General Director, Mercatus Center at George Mason University; Sharon Brown-Hruska, Vice President, National Economic Research Associates and Visiting Professor of Finance, Tulane University; John Coates, Professor of Law and Economics, Harvard Law School; Daniel M. Gallagher, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; Josh Rosner, Author, Reckless Endangerment, Graham Fisher & Co.; and more.
June 19, 2014
Featuring the authors Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, Forbes Media; and Elizabeth Ames, President, BOLDE Communications; with comments by Steve H. Hanke, Professor of Applied Economics, The Johns Hopkins University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by James A. Dorn, Vice President for Monetary Studies and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
June 4, 2014
Featuring Vern McKinley, Research Fellow, Independent Institute; Louise Bennetts, Associate Director of Financial Regulation Studies; moderated by Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
April 19, 2013
Featuring the author John R. Lott Jr., Author of Freedomnomics and More Guns, Less Crime; moderated by David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute.
February 8, 2013
Featuring Frits Bolkestein, Former European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services; and Luke Coffey, Margaret Thatcher Fellow, Heritage Foundation; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
October 24, 2012
Featuring the author John A. Allison, President, Cato Institute, and Former Chairman and CEO, BB&T Corporation; moderated by David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute.
October 18, 2012
Featuring Thomas Stanton, Fellow, Center for the Study of American Government, the Johns Hopkins University, and Former Staff, Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission; with comments by