Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2015

Friday, October 23, 2015
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Four Seasons
2050 University Avenue
East Palo Alto, CA

Featuring Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; Leah Busque, Founder and CEO, TaskRabbit; Jim Harper, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Matthew Feeney, Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Don Winslow, Author, The Cartel.

Online registration is now closed. If you have any questions, please contact events [at] cato.org or 202-789-5226.


10:30 – 10:50 a.m. Registration
10:50 – 11:00 a.m. Welcoming Remarks

Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Keynote Address

Leah Busque, interviewed by Jim Harper, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute
11:30 – 11:50 a.m. Threats to the Sharing Economy

Matthew Feeney, Policy Analyst, Cato Institute
11:50 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Swords to Plowshares: What Actually Happens When Military Spending Declines

Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute

Download audio of the Welcoming Remarks, Keynote Address, “Threats to the Sharing Economy” and “Swords to Plowshares”
12:10 – 12:40 p.m. Reception
12:40 – 2:00 p.m. Luncheon Address—It’s Time to Legalize Drugs

Don Winslow, Author, The Cartel

Download audio of “It’s Time to Legalize Drugs”

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