November 30, 2016

Cutting Wasteful Spending in the Trump Administration

Cutting Wasteful Spending in the Trump Administration

Featuring James Lankford (R-OK), United States Senator; Thomas A. Schatz, President, Citizens against Government Waste; Chris Edwards, Editor of DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute; and Justin Bogie, Senior Policy Analyst in Fiscal Affairs, Heritage Foundation; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.

September 26, 2016

Economic and Financial Issues Facing the Next President

Economic and Financial Issues Facing the Next President

Featuring Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy and Editor of DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute; and Stephan Danninger, Division Chief, Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund; moderated by Mark A. Calabria, Director of Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.

June 29, 2016

Reforming the U.S. Postal Service

Reforming the U.S. Postal Service

Featuring James Gattuso, Senior Research Fellow, Heritage Foundation; Kevin Kosar, Senior Fellow, R Street Institute; and Chris Edwards, Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.

May 13, 2016

GO Beyond GDP: What Really Drives the Economy?

GO Beyond GDP: What Really Drives the Economy?

Featuring Mark Skousen, Author, The Structure of Production; Steve Forbes, Author, Reviving America; and George Gilder, Author, The Scandal of Money: Why Wall Street Recovers but the Economy Never Does; moderated by Peter Goettler, President, Cato Institute.

March 16, 2015

The Pentagon Budget: Prospects for Reform

The Pentagon Budget: Prospects for Reform

Featuring Dov S. Zakheim, Senior Advisor, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Mackenzie Eaglen, Resident Fellow at the Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies, American Enterprise Institute; Todd Harrison, Senior Fellow, Defense Budget Studies, Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments; and Christopher A. Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Kate Brannen, Senior Reporter, Foreign Policy.

July 31, 2014

Federal Budget Outlook: It’s Worse Than You Think

Federal Budget Outlook: It’s Worse Than You Think

Featuring Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI) and Member, Senate Budget Committee; and Chris Edwards, Editor, DownsizingGovernment.Org, Cato Institute; moderated by Daniel J. Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

April 11, 2013

Tax Cutting and Economic Growth: Lessons from the Coolidge Tax Reform

Tax Cutting and Economic Growth: Lessons from the Coolidge Tax Reform

Featuring Amity Shlaes, Director, Four Percent Project, George W. Bush Institute, and author of Coolidge; with comments by Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

October 25, 2012

Millennials and the Welfare State: Burden or Blessing?

Millennials and the Welfare State: Burden or Blessing?

Featuring Michael D. Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Tom G. Palmer, Executive Vice President, International Programs, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and William A. Galston, Senior Fellow, Governance Studies, Brookings Institution; moderated by Chip Bishop, Director of Student Programs, Cato Institute.

October 18, 2012

The Real Effects of Sequestration

The Real Effects of Sequestration

Featuring Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Kelly Cobb, Senior Director of External Affairs, Cato Institute.