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Cato Institute

The Cato Institute is an American libertarian think tank headquartered in Washington, D.C. It was founded as the Charles Koch Foundation in 1974 by Ed Crane, Charles Koch and Murray Rothbard. In July 1976, the name was changed to the Cato Institute. Wikipedia*

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The Cato Institute has 441 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1985, Pornography Debate. The year with the most videos was 2016 with 39 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 1,063 views per program. Most appearances with David Boaz (44), William A. Niskanen (35), Roger Pilon (35). Most common tags: U.S. Economy, International Trade, Tax Policy.

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    None of My Business

    Satirist P.J. O’Rourke talked about American business, investment, and finance.

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    The Concept of Liberty

    McGill University Professor Jacob Levy talked about how the concept of liberty in Western civilization changed during the…

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    Modern Era Libertarianism

    Cato Institute senior fellow Tom Palmer explored the key ideas of libertarianism and their evolution in Europe during the…

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    American Enlightenment Before the Revolution

    U.S. Military Academy history professor Robert McDonald talked about the major events and figures of the American Enlightenment,…

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