Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2015

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
11:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m.

The Drake Hotel
140 East Walton Place, Chicago, IL

Featuring Terence Kealey, Author, The Economic Laws of Scientific Research,Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Ronald Bailey, Author, The End of Doom:Environmental Renewal in the Twenty‐​first CenturyScience Correspondent, Reason; Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; and George Selgin, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Monetary andFinancial Alternatives, Cato Institute.

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10:30 – 10:50AM. Registration
10:50 – 11:00AM Welcoming Remarks

Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute
11:00 – 11:40AM Keynote Address — The End of Doom

Ronald Bailey, Author, The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty‐​first CenturyScience Correspondent, Reason
11:40AM – 12:10PM Instead of the Fed: How Financial Deregulation Could Have Ended Financial Crises a Century Ago, and How It Still Can

George Selgin, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Monetary andFinancial Alternatives, Cato Institute

Download a podcast of the ‘Welcoming Remarks,’ ‘Keynote Address,’ and ‘Instead of the Fed: How Financial Deregulation Could Have Ended Financial Crises a Century Ago, and How It Still Can.’

12:10 – 12:40PM Reception
12:40 – 2:00PM Luncheon Address — Truman, Eisenhower and LBJ WereRight to Be Skeptical about Government Funding ofScience

Terence Kealey, Author, The Economic Laws of Scientific Research,Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute

Download a podcast of the ‘Luncheon Address — Truman, Eisenhower and LBJ WereRight to Be Skeptical about Government Funding ofScience.’

For further information on the seminar, please call Jenna Huhn at (202) 218‑4617 or e‑mail her at jhuhn@​cato.​org.

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