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Chris Edwards

Director of Tax Policy Studies and editor of Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org
February 19, 2020
City Seminar

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2020

Featuring Hon. Phil Gramm, Former Chairman, Senate Banking Committee; and Daniel Hannan, Conservative Member of the European Parliament for South East England and Founding President, Initiative for Free Trade; Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute; and Chris Edwards, Director, Tax Policy Studies, and Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute.

November 18, 2019
Capitol Hill Briefing

Exploring Income and Wealth Inequality

Featuring Scott Winship, Executive Director, Joint Economic Committee; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org; moderated by Jeff Vanderslice, Director of Government and External Affairs, Cato Institute.
October 25, 2019
City Seminar

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2019

Featuring Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; Diego Zuluaga, Policy Analyst, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute; Lydia Mashburn, Managing Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies and Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; and Benjamin Powell, Coauthor, Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way through the Unfree World and Director, Free Market Institute, Texas Tech University.
December 7, 2017
Capitol Hill Briefing

Curbing Wasteful Spending in 2018

Featuring James Lankford (R-OK), U.S. Senator; Steve Ellis, Vice President, Taxpayers for Common Sense; Romina Boccia, Deputy Director, Thomas A. Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies, Heritage Foundation; Ryan Bourne, R. Evan Scharf Chair for the Public Understanding of Economics, Cato Institute; moderated by Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies; Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute.
February 16, 2017
Capitol Hill Briefing

Cato Handbook for Policymakers: Capitol Hill Launch

Opening remarks by Jim Jordan (R-OH-4), United States Congressman; and Justin Amash (R-MI-3), United States Congressman. Featuring David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute; Chris Edwards, Director, Tax Policy Studies, Editor, www​.Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; Dan Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and David Bier, Immigration Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.
November 30, 2016
Capitol Hill Briefing

Cutting Wasteful Spending in the Trump Administration

Featuring James Lankford (R-OK), United States Senator; Thomas A. Schatz, President, Citizens against Government Waste; Chris Edwards, Editor of Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; and Justin Bogie, Senior Policy Analyst in Fiscal Affairs, Heritage Foundation; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.
September 26, 2016
Policy Forum

Economic and Financial Issues Facing the Next President

Featuring Douglas Holtz‐​Eakin, President, American Action Forum; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy and Editor of Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; and Stephan Danninger, Division Chief, Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund; moderated by Mark A. Calabria, Director of Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
June 29, 2016
Capitol Hill Briefing

Reforming the U.S. Postal Service

Featuring James Gattuso, Senior Research Fellow, Heritage Foundation; Kevin Kosar, Senior Fellow, R Street Institute; and Chris Edwards, Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.
February 6, 2015
Capitol Hill Briefing

The Libertarian State of the Union

Featuring Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute; Chris Edwards, Director, Tax Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org; Julian Sanchez, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Daniel J. Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director, Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.
December 1, 2014
Capitol Hill Briefing

James Buckley on Reviving Federalism

Featuring James L. Buckley, Former U.S. senator and federal judge; Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute, and Director, Cato Center for Constitutional Studies; and Chris Edwards, Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; moderated by John Maniscalco, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.