Hammond Institute Past Events
September 21-15 Reviving Charity Week
September 3, 2015 Public Presentation: "5, 4, 3, 2, 1, Ignition, Liftoff - But When?" Cletus Coughlin, Senior Vice President and Policy Advisor to the President, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Hosted by the CEE.
March 19, 2015, Public Event: Ralph Nader and Grover Norquist Against Crony Capitalism, J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts, St. Charles Campus of Lindenwood University. Videos available at the link.
October 15, 2014, Public Forum: St. Louis Rotary Club Ethics Panel: St Charles Campus of Lindenwood University.
October 8, 2014, Public Event: Author and Bloomberg View columnist Megan McArdle: The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success. Watch the event and an interview by Rachel Douchant, director of the Liberty & Ethics Center.
April 25, 2014, Public Forum: "Expanding Opportunities: A Discussion About Tax Credit Scholarships," April 25. Co-hosted by the Hammond Institute and the Show-Me Institute. Speakers included experts on tax credit scholarships in Arizona and New Hampshire, as well as Missouri Senators John Lamping and Maria Chappelle-Nadal and Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones. You can watch videos of the entire event. Below are interviews with two of the presenters, Jonathan Butcher of the Goldwater Institute and Jason Bedrick of the Cato Institute
February 12, 2014, Christopher Coyne - "Doing Bad by Doing Good: Why Humanitarian Action Fails." Christopher Coyne is the E.A. Harper Professor of Economics at George Mason University and the Associate Director of the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center. The event was hosted by the Hammond Institute and will be held at 3:15 p.m. in the Elizabeth Dunseth Auditorium in Harmon Hall on the St. Charles campus. It was free and open to the general public.
September 26, 2013, Hammond Institute Launch - Stephen Moore of the Wall Street Journal presents his assessment of the U.S. Economy. His talk was followed by comments from Brenda Talent of the Show-Me Institute and Joseph Haslag of the University of Missouri.