Upcoming Events

Downtown Dallas Wide

Upcoming Events

Flourishing and a Free Society Forum

Friday, October 6, 5:30-7:00 (TBD)
Walter Williams, George Mason University

Texas Economic Freedom Forum

Thursday, April 6, 5:00-7:00 p.m. (Crum Auditorium, Collins Center)
The Entrepreneurial Edge
W. Michael Cox, O'Neil Center
Jerry White, Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship Faculty
T.B.A., Dallas-area entrepreneur

All Texas Economic Freedom Forum events are free and open to the public.

Workshop Series

Friday, March 31, 10:30 a.m. (O'Neil Center, 282 Crow)
"Barbarian at the Gates: Did Immigrants Degrade the United States' Institutions?"
Dr. Alexandre Padilla, Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the Exploring Economic Freedom Project, Metropolitan State University

Thursday, April 27, 10:30 a.m. (O'Neil Center, 282 Crow)
"Exogenous State Minimum Wages and the 'New' Minimum Wage Literature"
Dr. Charles North, Associate Professor of Economics and Department Chair, Baylor University

All academic workshops are open to the SMU community.

Teaching Free Enterprise in Texas (programs for high school teachers)

June 14 Amarillo ISD
June 27-28 Dallas ISD
August 2 Burleson ISD
August 14-15 Cypress Fairbanks ISD

Other Events

May 9, Joint Conference with Independent Institute & George Gilder

June 20-23, Economic Freedom of North American Network meeting


Annual Conference