June 11, 2013

India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State

India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State

Featuring the author Gurcharan Das, Former CEO of Procter & Gamble, India; with comments by Swaminathan Aiyar, Research Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

June 5, 2013

The Problem with Europe’s Austerity Debate

The Problem with Europe's Austerity Debate

Featuring Simeon Djankov, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Bulgaria, Creator and former lead author of Doing Business (World Bank); and Anders Aslund, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

May 30, 2013

The 2013 Farm Bill: Reducing the Economic and Environmental Costs

The 2013 Farm Bill: Reducing the Economic and Environmental Costs

Featuring Chris Edwards, Editor, www.DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute; Scott Faber, Vice President of Government Affairs, Environmental Working Group; Andrew Moylan, Outreach Director and Senior Fellow, R Street Institute; and Josh Sewell, Senior Policy Analyst, Taxpayers for Common Sense.

January 29, 2013

The Libertarian State of the Union

The Libertarian State of the Union

Featuring David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute; Alex Nowrasteh, Immigration Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies and Editor-in-Chief, Cato Supreme Court Review, Cato Institute; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Laura Odato, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

January 16, 2013

Policy Events in the Digital Age

Featuring Rob Bluey, Director of Digital Media, Heritage Foundation; Brian Donahue, Partner, CRAFT Media/Digital; Chad Barth, Politics & Government Manager, EventBrite; Michael Duncan, Communications Manager, FreedomWorks; moderated by Caleb Brown, Director of Multimedia, Cato Institute.

November 1, 2012

Is Judicial Restraint the Proper Response to Judicial Activism?

Is Judicial Restraint the Proper Response to Judicial Activism?

Featuring J. Harvie Wilkinson III, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; and Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute; moderated by Walter Olson, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute Center for Constitutional Studies.

October 16, 2012

The Libertarian Roots of the Tea Party

The Libertarian Roots of the Tea Party

Featuring David Kirby, Vice President, FreedomWorks, and Associate Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; and Emily Ekins, Director of Polling, Reason Foundation, and Research Fellow, Cato Institute; with comments by Jonathan Haidt, Thomas Cooley Professor of Ethical Leadership, New York University; and Jonathan Rauch, Guest Scholar, Governance Studies, Brookings Institution; moderated by John Samples, Director, Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute.