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A cocktail hour, including complimentary drinks and appetizers, will begin at 6:00pm followed by a talk by Mr. Reed on the “Great Myths of the Great Depression.” We will then join in a roundtable discussion about the similarities between what happened during the Great Depression and what is happening today.
Today, we are often given a skewed account of the Great Depression of 1929-1941 that condemns free-market capitalism as the cause of, and promotes government intervention as the solution to, the economic hardships of the era. Lawrence W. Reed debunks the conventional view and traces the central role that poor government policy played in fostering this legendary catastrophe.
Lawrence W. (“Larry”) Reed became president of FEE in 2008. Prior to that, he was a founder and president for twenty years of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Midland, Michigan. He also taught Economics full-time and chaired the Department of Economics at Northwood University in Michigan from 1977 to 1984.
Date: Thursday, July 26th 2012
Time: 6:00pm Drinks & Appetizers, 6:30 pm Program
Location: Brio Tuscan Grille
2964 Peachtree Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30305
AFF is an organization of young professionals committed to the ideas of liberty. It is creating strong, liberty-based communities in cities nationwide, providing opportunities for people just starting their careers to become better leaders.
Join AEI and AFF for an exciting debate between AEI scholar Jonah Goldberg and Reason Magazine editor Matt Welch on the topic “Are Libertarians Part of the Conservative Movement?” Roger Custer will moderate and a reception will follow.
February 8, 2012, 6:30 pm
American Enterprise Institute
1150 17th Street NW
Reception to Follow
Signup will be available at AEI’s website very soon and you can RSVP on Facebook here.
AFF Leadership Dinner with U.S. Senator Rand Paul
Tuesday November 15, 2011
6:00 PM Reception, 7:00 PM Dinner
The Monocle Restaurant, Washington, D.C.
RSVP Required Before November 11
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
6:30 pm Drinks, 7:00 pm Program
A big thanks to Liberty on the Rocks and Campaign for Liberty for co-hosting this event with us.
See you all there!
Join us Wednesday, May 13, as we discuss whether a strong executive branch is compatible with limited government principles. (more…)
The Chicago chapter of America’s Future Foundation hosted their first roundtable of the year on January 21st, 2009. The roundtable addressed the question of what an Obama administration will mean for the U.S. economy. Our panelists covered an array of economic lessons, perspectives and current event related legislation that, as lovers of liberty, we need to watch out for. (more…)