Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

All Flourishing and a Free Society & Texas Economic Freedom Forum events are free and open to the SMU community and general public. Registration is requested, but seating is limited and cannot be reserved.

Flourishing and a Free Society Forum

Tuesday, September 12, 6:00-7:00pm, E&Y Room (Fincher 220)
The Real Problem Was Nominal: Market Monetarism and the Great Recession
Scott Sumner, Ralph G. Hawtrey Chair of Monetary Policy, George Mason University
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Friday, October 6, 5:30-6:30pm, Hughes-Trigg Theater
The Role of Government in a Free Society
Walter Williams, John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics, George Mason University
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Wednesday, October 18, 6:00-7:00pm, E&Y Room (Fincher 220)
How Economists Helped End the Draft
David Henderson
, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Professor of Economics, Naval Postgraduate School
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Texas Economic Forum

Tuesday, September 19, 5:00-6:30pm, Mack Ballroom (3rd Floor of Umphrey Lee Center)
The Innovation Economy
W. Michael Cox (O'Neil Center), on the cutting-edge technologies that will be important to keeping dfw and texas on a high-growth path.
Ryan Dalton (Parsley Energy) & Michael LaMotte (Guggenheim Partners), on new technologies and ideas in the ever-evolving energy industry.
Nick Clark (Common Desk) and Randy DeWitt (Front Burner Restaurants) on how texas’ real-estate industry is creating new models to enhance where we live, work and play.
Co-hosted with Maguire Energy Institute & Folsom Institute for Real Estate
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Workshop Series

Tuesday, September 12, 10:30-11:45am, O'Neil Center (Crow 282)
The Great Danes: Cultural Values and Neoliberal Reforms
Scott Sumner, Ralph G. Hawtrey Chair of Monetary Policy, George Mason University

Friday, November 3, 10:30-11:45am, O'Neil Center (Crow 282)
TBD
Korok Ray, Associate Professor of Accounting, Texas A&M University

Friday, December 1, 10:30-11:45am, O'Neil Center (Crow 282)
TBD
Art Carden, Associate Professor of Economics, Samford University

 

Teaching Free Enterprise in Texas

Contact Daniel Serralde for information about upcoming teacher workshops.

 

Other Events