March 26, 2015

Can We End Poverty?

POSTPONED UNTIL MARCH 26. Conference details will remain the same, including times and location.

Featuring John Allison, President, Cato Institute; John McWhorter, Center for American Studies, Columbia University; Michael D. Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Ron Haskins, Co-Director, Center on Children and Families, Budgeting for National Priorities Project; Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder and CEO, PolicyLink; Christopher Wimer, Co-Director, Center on Poverty and Social Policy; Nicholas Eberstadt, Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy, American Enterprise Institute; Jo Kwong, Director of Economic Opportunity Programs, Philanthropy Roundtable; Harriet Karr-McDonald, Executive Vice President, Doe Fund; Robert Woodson, Founder and President, Center for Neighborhood Enterprise; David Beito, Professor of American History, University of Alabama; and Mauricio Lim Miller, Founder, President and CEO, Family Independence Initiative.

August 20, 2013

Rising Costs of Social Security Disability

Rising Costs of Social Security Disability

Featuring Tad DeHaven, Budget Analyst, Cato Institute; and Jagadeesh Gokhale, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

June 19, 2013

Disability Insurance: The New Welfare?

Disability Insurance: The New Welfare?

Featuring Jagadeesh Gokhale, Cato Institute; David Autor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Harold Pollack, University of Chicago; and Stephen C. Goss, Social Security Administration; moderated by Michael D. Tanner, Cato Institute.

May 18, 2009

The Welfare State We’re In

The Welfare State We're In

Featuring the author, James Bartholomew, columnist for the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail; with comments by Dr. Wendell Primus, Senior Policy Advisor on Budget and Health Issues to Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Moderated by Michael Tanner, Senior Fellow, Health and Welfare Studies, Cato Institute.