A seminar luncheon in cooperation with the Donald and Paula Smith Family Foundation

Policy Perspectives 2009

Waldorf=Astoria Hotel, New York City
Friday, November 6, 2009
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Featuring Edward H. Crane, President, Cato Institute, John H. Cochrane, AQR Capital Management Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Michael Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Jerry Taylor, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Clifford S. Asness, Managing & Founding Principal, AQR Capital Management.

Waldorf=Astoria Hotel
301 Park Avenue
New York, NY


 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Registration


 11:00-11:05 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks
Edward H. Crane, President, Cato Institute


 11:05-11:35 a.m.

Keynote Address - Financial Crisis and Financial Regulation
John H. Cochrane, AQR Capital Management Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute


 11:35-11:55 a.m.

Stopping ObamaCare: Failure Is Not an Option
Michael Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute


 11:55 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

The Case Against Cap & Trade
Jerry Taylor, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute


 12:15-12:30 p.m.

Reception


 12:30-2:00 p.m.

Luncheon Address - Afraid in Greenwich: A Professional Investor's View of Recent Government Expansion
Clifford S. Asness, Managing & Founding Principal, AQR Capital Management

For further information on the seminar, please call Yana Vinnikov at (202) 218-4617 or e-mail her at yvinnikov@cato.org.

Registration is now closed for this event.