Events

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Upcoming Events

Monetary Rules for a Post-Crisis World

September 07, 2016
8:30 am
6:30 pm

Central banks' part in the Great Recession, and the lackluster recovery since, are reviving interest in monetary rules. That revival raises crucial questions. Might the Federal Reserve and other central banks have performed better if they’d adhered to monetary policy…
Community Revival in the Wake of Disaster Book Panel

September 08, 2016
12:30pm
2pm

Rebounding after disasters like tsunamis, hurricanes, earthquakes, and floods can be daunting. How do residents of these communities gain access to the resources they need to rebuild while overcoming the collective action problem that characterizes post-disaster relief efforts? Please join the…
Mercatus Center Annual Dinner
INVITE ONLY

September 21, 2016
6:30pm
9:00pm

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.
Free Trade: Principles, Myths, Prospects

October 06, 2016
12:00 pm
1:45 pm

While the United States has a 70-year history of free trade, not everyone agrees that the benefits outweigh the costs. The debate on free trade has been brought to center stage with the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, a watershed moment which…

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Recent Events

Los Angeles Supporter and Friend Dinner
INVITE ONLY

July 20, 2016
7:15pm
9:00pm

Please join Adam Thierer for a discussion on the ideas that must shape public policy in order to allow innovators to create freely.
Costa Mesa Supporter and Friend Dinner
INVITE ONLY

July 19, 2016
7:15pm
9:00pm

Please join Adam Thierer for a discussion on the ideas that must shape public policy in order to allow innovators to create freely.
FinTech: Balancing Innovation and Consumer Protection

Capitol Hill Campus

June 28, 2016
12:00pm
1:30pm

Are 20th century banking regulations compatible with 21st century banking technology? How should policymakers balance the promise of innovation against the potential risks to consumers?
Life after U.S. Telecom v. FCC: The Future of Communications Law

Technology Policy Program

June 21, 2016
4:30pm
7:00pm

Please join the Mercatus Center at George Mason University as a panel of telecommunication policy experts discuss U.S. Telecom, the future of the FCC, and the communications laws that need reform for the modern information economy.
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