Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2019

City Seminar
October 25, 2019 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM EDT

Intercontinental Barclay Hotel, 111 E 48th St, New York, NY

Featuring Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; Diego Zuluaga, Policy Analyst, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute; Lydia Mashburn, Managing Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies and Editor, Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org, Cato Institute; and Benjamin Powell, Coauthor, Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way through the Unfree World and Director, Free Market Institute, Texas Tech University.

Schedule

10:30 – 10:50AM Registration

10:50 – 11:25AM

Keynote Address — The Morality of Liberty

Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute



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11:25 – 11:50AM

Financial Inclusion: An Economic and Moral Imperative

Diego Zuluaga, Policy Analyst, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute

moderated by Lydia Mashburn, Managing Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute

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11:50AM – 12:15PM

Is Wealth Inequality a Crisis?

Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies and Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute

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12:15 – 12:30PM Reception

12:30 – 2:00PM

Luncheon Address — Socialism Sucks

Benjamin Powell, Coauthor, Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way through the Unfree World and Director, Free Market Institute, Texas Tech University

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For further information on the seminar, please contact Sophia Coyne-Kosnak at (202) 216-1490 / sck@cato.org.

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