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Chris Edwards

Director of Tax Policy Studies and editor of Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org
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.
November 30, 2017
Policy Forum

Can Tax Cuts Spur Economic Growth?

Featuring Kevin Hassett, Chair, White House Council of Economic Advisers, in an in‐​depth one‐​on‐​one discussion on tax reform; followed by a panel of Donald Marron, Institute fellow and Director of Economic Policy Initiatives, Urban Institute; William McBride, Manager, National Economics and Statistics, PriceWaterhouseCoopers; and 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.
October 26, 2017
Capitol Hill Briefing

Home Stretch for Major Tax Reform?

Featuring Grover Norquist, President, Americans for Tax Reform; Alex Brill, Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies, Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; moderated by Ryan Bourne, R. Evan Scharf Chair for the Public Understanding of Economics, Cato Institute.
May 15, 2017
Capitol Hill Briefing

Major Tax Reform in 2017?

Featuring J.D. Foster, Vice President, Economic Policy Division, Chief Economist, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Jason J. Fichtner, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center, George Mason University; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies, Editor, DownsizingGovernment, Cato Institute; Ryan Bourne, R. Evan Scharf Chair for the Public Understanding of Economics, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, 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.