Upcoming Events

Panel Discussion: "Economists on the Welfare State and the Regulatory State: Why Don't Any Argue in Favor of One and Against the Other?"

October 13, 2015
4:00 pm
5:30 pm

The welfare state and the regulatory state are two policy areas that rarely elicit converging positions, but is it possible to find an economist who defies this pattern?
An Economic Situation Update with Bruce Yandle

Capitol Hill Campus

October 13, 2015
12:00 PM
1:00 PM

The Mercatus Center at George Mason University invites you to join Dr. Bruce Yandle, distinguished Mercatus Center adjunct professor of economics at George Mason University, for a Capitol Hill Campus presentation on the state of the domestic and global economy.
New York City Supporter and Friend Lunch

October 15, 2015

“Permissionless” innovation has the power to continue to fuel the next great industrial revolution. Please join us for a lunch discussion centered on this important topic.
Mercatus Center Annual Dinner

October 27, 2015

The Mercatus Center Annual Dinner brings together an audience of distinguished scholars, senior congressional and agency staff, policy professionals, and Mercatus supporters from the corporate and foundation world.


Recent Events

The Continuing Relevance of Hayek's The Constitution of Liberty

October 08, 2015

The F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics and Economics invites you to a lecture by Richard Epstein, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law and Director, Classical Liberal Institute, New York University School of Law.
How Can Policymakers and Regulators Better Engage the Internet of Things?

Regulation University

October 01, 2015
12:00 PM
1:00 PM

Join Adam Thierer, senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center, for a Regulation University to discuss the best course of action for dealing with network technologies, without derailing innovation.
Conversations with Tyler: A Conversation with Dani Rodrik

September 24, 2015

Dani Rodrik, one of the most influential voices on globalization and economic development, will join Tyler Cowen for a wide-ranging intellectual dialogue as part of the "Conversations with Tyler" series.
What Should We Do About Cyber Attacks?

Capitol Hill Campus

September 15, 2015

Join Eli Dourado, Director of the Technology Policy Program at the Mercatus Center, for a Capitol Hill Campus discussion of the state of federal information security and how to improve it.
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