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After Dodd-Frank: The Future of Financial Markets

July 16, 2014
July 16 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
July 17, 2014
July 17 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Join the Cato Institute and the Mercatus Center at George Mason University for a two-day conference July 16 and 17 exploring policies to improve financial markets in a post-Dodd-Frank world.
The Fortress and the Frontier: The Divide Over American Health Care

Capitol Hill Campus

July 09, 2014

The Mercatus Center at George Mason University invites you to a Capitol Hill Campus program featuring Senior Research Fellow Dr. Robert Graboyes, offering a different economic perspective from the conventional discussion surrounding health care.
Santa Monica Supporter and Friend Dinner

June 18, 2014
Registration and Reception 6:30pm, Dinner and Discussion 7:15pm

Please join the Mercatus Center at George Mason University for a special event and discussion with The Honorable Maurice McTigue, a Mercatus vice president and former New Zealand cabinet minister. The discussion will focus on how current processes and procedures…
The Real Story of AIG’s Failure and Why Dodd-Frank Didn’t Fix It

Regulation University

June 17, 2014
Registration 11:30am, Lunch and Presentation 12:00pm

The failure of American International Group Inc. was one of the main narratives from the financial crisis, prompting the push for greater financial market regulation and the adoption of Dodd-Frank. But what if the generally accepted account—that AIG’s supposedly unregulated…
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