Upcoming Events

 

Public Programs:

 
Flourishing in a Free Society
Topic: Socialism Sucks
featuring: Ben Powell, Executive Director of the Free Market Institute at Texas Tech University and Robert Lawson, Director of the William J. O'Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom, Southern Methodist University

Thursday, March 5, 6:00 pm-7:15 pm, Reception Following
(Crum Auditorium, Collins Executive Education Center)

 

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Flourishing in a Free Society

Topic: The Economics of Drug Legalization  
featuring: Jeffrey Miron, Senior Lecturer and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Economics at Harvard University and Director of Economics Studies at the Cato Institute and Audrey Redford, Assistant Professor of Economics in the School of Economics, Management, & Project Management in the College of Business, Western Carolina University
Wednesday, April 8, 6:00 pm-7:15 pm, Reception Following
(Crum Auditorium, Collins Executive Education Center)

 

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Texas Economic Forum
Topic: TBA
Wednesday, April 22, 6:00 pm-7:15 pm, Reception Following

(Crum Auditorium, Collins Executive Education Center)

 

Workshops (for SMU Faculty/Staff/Students):

 

Tuesday, February 11: 10:30 am-11:45 am
Changing Business Dynamism and Productivity: Shocks vs. Responsiveness

Ryan Decker, Economist at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors

Crow 282

 

Friday, February 21: 10:30 am-11:45 am
Growth Enhancing Economic Freedom and Entrepreneurship at the Local Level

Sriparna Ghosh, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Cincinnati Blue Ash 
Crow 282

 

Thursday, April 9: 10:30 am-11:45 am 
The Abiding and Imbibing Effects of Alcohol Prohibition

Audrey Redford, Assistant Professor of Economics, Western Carolina University

Crow 282