With the candidate filing period having closed on Friday, February 28th, NCFEF’s Joe Stewart and Matt Bales will be joined by two prominent political scientists Michael Bitzer (Catawba College) and Andrew Taylor (NCSU) to…
Intellectual Property in the TPP: National Interest or Corporate Handout?
March 5, 2014 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Featuring Margot Kaminski, Executive Director, Information Society Project, Yale University; Tom Giovanetti, President, Institute for Policy Innovation; and K. William Watson, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies,…
Featuring Lenore Skenazy, Founder, Free-Range Kids; author; and host of the TV series “World’s Worst Mom” (Discovery/TLC); moderated and with comments by Walter Olson, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.
Our children are…
The Baxter Liberty Initiative is a program in Berkeley’s Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, established by UC Berkeley Foundation Trustee Frank Baxter. Each lecture features an intellectual leader…
Featuring Sean Evins, Partner Manager, Government & Politics, Twitter (@Evins); Moderated by Kat Murti, Digital Marketing Manager, Cato Institute (@KatMurti).
Twitter has certainly come a long way since it first launched in 2006.…
The Tocqueville Forum on the Roots of American Democracy
“Tocqueville on the Foundation of Liberty”
William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Government at Harvard University
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Hillsdale College’s Allan P. Kirby Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship
National Greatness and the Constitution
James W. Ceaser
Harry F. Byrd Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia and senior fellow…
Advancing Sound Policy Reforms: Wisconsin’s Success Story
March 20, 2014 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Over the last three years, the State of Wisconsin has witnessed a transformation. Through tough, but prudent, structural policy reforms, the State has balanced its budget without raising taxes, reduced…
DEAR READER: The Unauthorized Autobiography of Kim Jong Il
March 21, 2014 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Featuring the author Michael Malice; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia, Cato Institute.
Purchase book No country is as misunderstood as North Korea, and no modern tyrant has remained…
Everybody’s Business: The Legal, Economic, and Political Implications of Religious Freedom
March 24, 2014 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
This event will take place in the ballroom of the Willard Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC.
Is religious freedom good for business? Can religious liberty aid economic development, or…
State-Based Visas: A Federalist Approach to Immigration Reform
March 25, 2014 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Featuring Brandon Fuller, Deputy Director and Research Scholar, NYU Stern Urbanization Project; Reihan Salam, columnist and National Review Institute policy fellow; and Shikha Dalmia, columnist and Reason Foundation Senior Analyst; moderated by Alex Nowrasteh,…
Why Government Fails So Often: And How It Can Do Better
March 27, 2014 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Featuring the author Peter Schuck, Professor of Law Emeritus, Yale Law School; with comments by Arnold Kling, Economist and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; moderated by Walter Olson, Senior Fellow, Center for Constitutional Studies,…
The economic effects of territorial taxation, with remarks by Jason Furman
March 31, 2014 8:30 am – 1:15 pm
As Congress deliberates business tax reform options, the international aspects often prove most complex. All Group of Eight countries other than the United States have territorial tax systems that exempt…