May 28, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Privacy in a Pandemic

Featuring Ali Lange, Government Affairs & Public Policy Manager, Google; Ryan Calo, Co‐​Director, Tech Policy Lab & Professor of Law, University of Washington; and Harper Reed, Senior Fellow, Annenberg Innovation Lab, University of Southern California; moderated by Julian Sanchez, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
May 27, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Chinese-U.S. Relations after the COVID-19 Pandemic

Featuring Michael Swaine, (@Dalzell60) Senior Associate in the Asia Program, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Bonnie Glaser, (@bonnieglaser) Senior Adviser for Asia and Director of the China Power Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Doug Bandow, (@doug_bandow) Senior fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Eric Gomez, (@EricGomezAsia) Director of Defense Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

May 26, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Implementing the New NAFTA

Featuring Luz María de La Mora, (@luzmadelamora) Undersecretary for Foreign Trade, Secretariat of Economy, Mexico; moderated by Inu Manak, (@inumanak) Research Fellow, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

May 20, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Don’t Forget People Living in Pain: War on Opioids and Chronic Pain Patients during COVID-19

Featuring Andrea Trescot, MD, Anesthesiologist, Pain Specialist, and former Director of Pain Fellowship, University of Florida, Gainesville, and University of Washington, Seattle; Kate Nicholson, JD, Civil Rights Attorney and Pain Patient Advocate; Richard Lawhern, PhD, Cofounder and Director of Research, Alliance for the Treatment of Intractable Pain; moderated by Jeffrey A. Singer, MD, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

May 8, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Digital Dollars: In Whom Should We Trust?

Featuring Jeremy Allaire, Cofounder and CEO of Circle; Morgan Ricks, Professor of Law at Vanderbilt University; Larry White, Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute’s Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, and Professor of Economics at George Mason University; moderated by Diego Zuluaga, Associate Director of Financial Regulation Studies at the Cato Institute’s Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives.
April 22, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

What Frightens Us? And Why? Threat Perception During and After COVID-19

Featuring Eugene Gholz, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame; Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; and Rose McDermott, David and Marianna Fisher University Professor of International Relations, Brown University; moderated by Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

April 20, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Economic Sanctions during a Pandemic

Featuring Richard Nephew, Senior Research Scholar, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University; and Emma Ashford, Research Fellow, Cato Institute; John Glaser, Director of Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute.
April 10, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Coronavirus and the Constitution

Featuring Ilya Shapiro, Director, Robert A. Levy Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute; Walter Olson, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Trevor Burrus, Editor‐​in‐​Chief, Cato Supreme Court Review, Cato Institute.
April 9, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

The Economics of Lockdowns

Featuring John Cochrane, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Adjunct Scholar at the Cato Institute, and blogger at The Grumpy Economist; Anna Scherbina, Associate professor of finance, Brandeis University; visiting scholar, American Enterprise Institute; and author, “Determining the Optimal Duration of the COVID-19 Suppression Policy: A Cost‐​Benefit Analysis”; Emil Verner, Assistant professor of finance, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and author, “Pandemics Depress the Economy, Public Health Interventions Do Not: Evidence from the 1918 Flu”; moderated by Ryan Bourne, R. Evan Scharf Chair for the Public Understanding of Economics, Cato Institute.

March 26, 2020
Live Online Policy Forum

Beating the COVID-19 Education Disruption: Answering YOUR Questions

Featuring Kerry McDonald, Adjunct scholar, Cato Institute, and author of Unschooled: Raising Curious, Well‐​Educated Children Outside the Conventional Classroom; Jessica Koehler, “Beyond School Walls” columnist for Psychology Today and founder, Koehler Academy; and Brian Ray, President and Founder, National Home Education Research Institute; moderated by Neal McCluskey, Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute.