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, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute.

December 17, 2019
Book Forum

Scientocracy: The Tangled Web of Public Science and Public Policy

Featuring the editors Patrick J. Michaels, Senior Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute; Former Research Professor in Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia; Terence Kealey, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Former Professor of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge; with comments by Holden Thorp, Editor-in-chief, Science; moderated by Jason Kuznicki, Editor, Cato Books and Cato Unbound.
Blog

What’s the Matter with Significance?

Instead of relying on an arbitrary level of statistical significance, regulators and researchers should present the public with their findings and levels of confidence and allow people to come to their own conclusions.

December 5, 2019
Policy Forum

Is It the Drug? Rethinking Conventional Views of Substance Use, Abuse, and Addiction

Featuring Jacob Sullum, Senior Editor, Reason; Author, Saying Yes: In Defense of Drug Use; Stanton Peele, Psychologist and Addiction Therapist; Author, The Meaning of Addiction; Coauthor, Love and Addiction and Outgrowing Addiction; Joycelyn Elders, Former Surgeon General of the United States and Professor Emerita of Pediatrics at University of Arkansas School of Medicine; Mitch Earleywine, Professor of Psychology and Director of the Habits and Lifestyles Laboratory at SUNY Albany; Suzanne A. Sisley, President and Principal Investigator, Scottsdale Research Institute; moderated by Jeffrey A. Singer, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.