December 7
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, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute.
December 6
Policy Forum

Is Ukraine on the Right Course?

Featuring Mikheil Saakashvili (via Skype), Former President of Georgia, Former Governor of the Odessa region in Ukraine; Sergei Nosenko, Founder, Rozvitok (Development); Kateryna Smagliy, Director, Kiev office, Kennan Institute; moderated by Andrei Illarionov, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
November 30
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, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute.
November 29
Capitol Hill Briefing

Trump, Trade, and the Asia Pacific

Featuring Colin Grabow, Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Daniel J. Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.
November 29
City Seminar

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2017

Featuring Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; Hon. Diane Sykes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; Jason Sorens, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; and Luigi Zingales, Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance and Charles M. Harper Faculty Fellow, University of Chicago Booth School of Business.