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    Technology and Information Sharing

    Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales talked about the importance of his online encyclopedia that gives everyone free access to knowledge on a global scale. Mr. Wales also discussed the integral role…

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    Immigration and Real Estate

    Panelists discussed the impact of immigration on the U.S. housing market. They responded to questions from members of the audience. “Immigration and Real Estate” was the third panel of the day-long…

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    The Permission Society

    Timothy Sandefur talked about his book The Permission Society: How the Ruling Class Turns Our Freedoms into Privileges and What We Can Do About It, in which he examines the difference…

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    Progress

    Johan Norberg talked about his book Progress: Ten Reasons to Look Forward to the Future, in which he argues that despite what he calls and endless stream of bad news, there is every reason…

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    Presidential Elections and Third-Party Candidates

    Cato Institute research fellows and policy analysts debated the question, “Should Libertarians vote?” Speakers from both sides of the argument also discussed how to promote Libertarian…

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    Community Policing

    Panelists talked about community policing following recent incidents of police-involved shootings and subsequent protests. Topics included the militarization of police, the use of body…

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    Panel Discussion on Economic Growth

    George Gilder, author of The Scandal of Money: Why Wall Street Recovers but the Economy Never Does, Steve Forbes, co-author of Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax…

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    Universal Basic Income

    Charles Murray and Andy Stern discussed the concept of a Universal Basic Income, or a cash payment granted to every citizen without any requirements or restrictions as an alternative to…

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    Illegal Immigration

    Researchers talked about the findings of their decades-long work tracking immigration and emigration patterns. Much of the data they presented showed that reports of increased apprehensions of those trying to…

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    Immigration Policy

    Labor and global economists talked about the impact of immigration on wages in the U.S. They focused in particular on the pay of low-skilled workers. The panelists also answered questions…

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    Immigration and Entrepreneurship

    Panelists discussed the influence of immigrant entrepreneurs on work productivity and job creation. They responded to questions from members of the audience. “Entrepreneurship” was the fourth panel of…

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    Immigration and Labor

    Economists talked about the impact of immigration on wages in the U.S., focusing on the pay of low-skilled workers. The researchers presented data showing that contrary to some political rhetoric, immigration to…

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    Immigration and Political and Economic Institutions

    Panelists discussed analyses of the positive and negative impacts of immigration on political and economic institutions. They used slides in their presentations and responded to questions from members of the…

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    Cato Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Panel 2

    Public policy researchers and analysts talked about the 20th anniversary of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the welfare reform…

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    The Human Cost of Welfare

    Phil Harvey and Lisa Conyers talked about their book The Human Cost of Welfare: How the System Hurts the People It’s Supposed to Help, in which they discuss the welfare system. They…

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    Cato Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Panel 1

    The Cato Institute hosted an event marking the the 20th anniversary of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the welfare…

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    Cato Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Opening Remarks

    Michael Tanner made comments opening at an event marking the the 20th anniversary of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the…

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    State and Local Governance

    The Cato Institute held a discussion on its newly-released “Freedom in the 50 States” report, on states' policies to address crime reduction, fiscal policy, and taxes. According to the…

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    Trans-Pacific Partnership

    Trade experts took part in a Cato Institute forum on the pros and cons of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Former Agriculture Secretary Clayton Yeutter said the consequences of…

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    Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement

    Michael Froman gave the keynote address for the Cato Institute’s forum on the pros and cons of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). He said he is confident that as he continues to meet with…

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