May 10, 2018

Marijuana: An Unbanked Industry

Marijuana: An Unbanked Industry

Featuring the filmmaker Matt Wood, Director, Film and Photography, The Federalist Society; with comments by Julie A. Hill, Professor, University of Alabama School of Law; John Hudak, Deputy Director, Center for Effective Public Management, and Senior Fellow, Governance Studies, Brookings Institution; and Jeffrey Miron, Director, Economic Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by George Selgin, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute.

October 18, 2017

Criminal Justice at a Crossroads

Confirmed speakers include: Hon. Jed Rakoff, Senior Judge, District Court for the Southern District of New York; Chief J. Thomas Manger, Montgomery County, Maryland and president of the Major Cities Chiefs Association; Chief Ron Davis (ret.), East Palo Alto, California Police Department and principal consultant, 21st Century Policing Strategies LLC; Hon. Steven S. Alm, judge (ret.), First Circuit Court of Hawai’i, creator of HOPE Probation; Dara Lind, senior reporter,; Scott Greenfield, criminal defense attorney and editor of Simple Justice; Sgt. Renée J. Mitchell, American Society of Evidence-Based Policing; Suja Thomas, professor of law at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Laura Donohue, professor of law at Georgetown University Law Center; Jay Ahern, principal and security services practice leader at The Chertoff Group and former acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection; Leo Beletsky, professor, School of Law & Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University; Alyssa Rosenberg, opinion writer, Washington Post; Amy Bach, Executive Director and President of Measures for Justice; Mike Riggs, reporter, Reason; Zachary Bolitho, Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General; William R. Kelly, professor of sociology and director of the Center for Criminology and Criminal Justice Research at the University of Texas at Austin; and Jeffrey Miron, director of economic studies at the Cato Institute and senior lecturer on economics and director of undergraduate studies at Harvard University.

May 6, 2016

Conspiracies of the Ruling Class: How to Break Their Grip Forever

Conspiracies of the Ruling Class: How to Break Their Grip Forever

Featuring the author Lawrence B. Lindsey, Chief Executive Officer, The Lindsey Group; with comments by John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute; moderated by Jeffrey Miron, Director, Economic Studies, Cato Institute, and Director, Undergraduate Studies, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

April 29, 2016

What Should Be Done about the Heroin Problem?

What Should Be Done about the Heroin Problem?

Featuring Jeffrey Miron, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and David Murray, Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute; moderated by Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

November 12, 2015

33rd Annual Monetary Conference

33rd Annual Monetary Conference: Welcoming Remarks and Keynote Address

Featuring James Bullard, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; Claudio Borio, Head, Monetary and Economic Department, Bank for International Settlements; Rep. Bill Huizenga, Chairman, House Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade; George S. Tavlas, Member, Monetary Policy Council, Bank of Greece; Charles I. Plosser, Former President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia; John B. Taylor, Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University; Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor, Bank of Mexico; Jeffrey M. Lacker, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmon; and more.

June 6, 2013 - June 7, 2013

Third Annual Cato Papers on Public Policy Conference

Featuring: Jeffrey Miron, Harvard University and Cato Institute; Paul Willen, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston; Ross Levine, University of California, Berkeley; Yona Rubinstein, London School of Economics; James Hamilton, University of California, San Diego; Giovanni Peri, University of California, Davis; and Chad Sparber, Colgate University.

November 15, 2012

30th Annual Monetary Conference

Cato Institute 30th Annual Monetary Conference: Welcome Remarks and Keynote Address

Featuring Vernon L. Smith, Professor of Economics, Chapman University, and Nobel Laureate in Economics; Thomas Hoenig, Vice Chairman,Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; John B. Taylor, Professor of Economics, Stanford University; George S. Tavlas, Director, Bank of Greece; Jürgen Stark, Former Chief Economist, European Central Bank; and Charles I. Plosser, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.