November 18, 2014
Book Forum

The Forgotten Depression: 1921: The Crash That Cured Itself

Featuring the author James Grant, Publisher, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer; with comments by Jim Powell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Lawrence H. White, Professor of Economics, George Mason University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by George Selgin, Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute.
November 6, 2014

32nd Annual Monetary Conference

Featuring James Grant, Founder and Editor, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer; Axel Leijonhufvud, Professor of Economics (Emeritus), UCLA; Patrick Byrne, CEO and Chairman, Over​stock​.com; Norbert Michel, Research Fellow in Financial Regulations, The Heritage Foundation; Judy Shelton, Co‐​Director, Sound Money Project, Atlas Economic Research Foundation; John Allison, President and CEO, Cato Institute, and retired Chairman and CEO, BB&T; and more.
October 1, 2014
Book Forum

Rethinking Housing Bubbles: The Role of Household and Bank Balance Sheets in Modeling Economic Cycles

Featuring the authors Vernon L. Smith, Laureate 2002, Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences and Professor, Chapman University; and Steven D. Gjerstad, Presidential Fellow, Chapman University; with comments by Dean Baker, Co‐​founder, Center for Economic and Policy Research; moderated by Mark A. Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.
July 16, 2014 July 17, 2014

After Dodd‐​Frank: The Future of Financial Markets

Featuring Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman, House Financial Services Committee; Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC), Member, House Financial Services Committee; Chairman of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee; Richard Kovacevich, Chairman Emeritus, Wells Fargo & Company; Tyler Cowen, General Director, Mercatus Center at George Mason University; Sharon Brown‐​Hruska, Vice President, National Economic Research Associates and Visiting Professor of Finance, Tulane University; John Coates, Professor of Law and Economics, Harvard Law School; Daniel M. Gallagher, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; Josh Rosner, Author, Reckless Endangerment, Graham Fisher & Co.; and more.
June 19, 2014
Book Forum

Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy — and What We Can Do about It

Featuring the authors Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor‐​in‐​Chief, Forbes Media; and Elizabeth Ames, President, BOLDE Communications; with comments by Steve H. Hanke, Professor of Applied Economics, The Johns Hopkins University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by James A. Dorn, Vice President for Monetary Studies and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
February 12, 2014
Book Forum

Gold: The Monetary Polaris

Featuring the author Nathan Lewis, Forbes; with an introduction by Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor‐​in‐​Chief of Forbes Media; with comments by Lawrence White, Professor of Economics, George Mason University; moderated by Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.