31st Annual Monetary Conference
WAS THE FED A GOOD IDEA?
Thursday, November 14, 2013
9:00 a.m. — 6:15 p.m.
Cato Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
Join leading experts to discuss
- Lessons from a century of U.S. central banking
- The risks posed by fiat money, ultra-low interest rates, and credit allocation
- Why using monetary policy to fund government spending thwarts fiscal responsibility
- Financial fragility and the problem of “too big to fail”
- The case for a National Monetary Commission and fundamental reform
Please join our distinguished speakers on Thursday, November 14, to discuss these and related issues.
President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Professor of the Practice of Global Economics and Management, MIT Sloan School of Management
Former Chairman, National Bank of Poland
Rep. Kevin P. Brady
Chairman, Joint Economic Committee
Rep. Jeb Hensarling
Chairman, House Financial Services Committee
Lewis E. Lehrman
Chairman, The Lehrman Institute