â€śMarkets, Government, and the Common Goodâ€ť
Hillsdale Collegeâ€™s annual Free Market Forum encourages the study of free enterprise by bringing scholars together for dynamic exchanges of ideas on topics related to free market economics.
You are welcome to watch any or all of these lectures and panels via Hillsdaleâ€™s free live stream. A full schedule of the lectures and speakers is listed below. If you miss a lecture, video recordings after the event will be available to watch here:
*All times listed are Eastern.
Friday, October 13, 2017, at 9:15 a.m.
Panel 1: â€śGlobalization: Pro and Conâ€ť
Chair: Timothy W. Caspar
â€śThe Rise of Globalizationâ€ť
Economic Strategy Institute
â€śIn Defense of Globalizationâ€ť
George Mason University
Author, Mad about Trade: Why Main Street America Should Embrace Globalization
â€śThe Downside of Globalizationâ€ť
Coalition for a Prosperous America
Friday, October 13, 2017, at 11:15 a.m.
Panel 2: â€śEducation and Governmentâ€ť
Chair: Gary Wolfram
â€śThe Problem with Common Coreâ€ť
Author, The Education Invasion: How Common Core Fights Parents for Control of American Kids
â€śVouchers and Charter Schoolsâ€ť
â€śFederal Policy and Higher Educationâ€ť
National Association of Scholars
Friday, October 13, 2017, at 1:00 p.m.
â€śTheft of U.S. Intellectual Propertyâ€ť
Maureen K. Ohlhausen
Acting Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
Friday, October 13, 2017, at 3:00 p.m.
Panel 3: â€śDodd-Frank: Repeal and Replace?â€ť
Chair: Kris Mauren
â€śThe Problems Caused by Dodd-Frankâ€ť
American Enterprise Institute
Author, Hidden in Plain Sight: What Really Caused the Worldâ€™s Worst Financial Crisisâ€”and Why it Could Happen Again
â€śWhat Should Replace Dodd-Frank?â€ť
Patomak Global Partners, LLC
Former Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
â€śThe Politics of Dodd-Frankâ€ť
Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute
Friday, October 13, 2017, at 8:00 p.m.
â€śFailures of Socialism in Latin Americaâ€ť
Mary Anastasia Oâ€™Grady
The Wall Street Journal