2017 Free Market Forum

Live Stream

Schedule of Events

All times listed are Eastern

Friday, October 13
9:15 a.m.

Panel 1 - "Globalization: Pro and Con"
Clyde Prestowitz
Economic Strategy Institute
Daniel Griswold
George Mason University
Jeff Ferry
Coalition for a Prosperous America

Friday, October 13
11:15 a.m.

Panel 2 - "Education and Government"
Joy Pullmann
The Federalist
Paul Peterson
Harvard University
David Randall
National Association of Scholars

Friday, October 13
1:30 p.m.

"Theft of U.S. Intellectual Property"
Maureen K. Ohlhausen
Acting Chairman, Federal Trade Commission

Friday, October 13
3:00 p.m.

Panel 3 - "Dodd-Frank: Repeal and Replace?"
Peter Wallison
American Enterprise Institute
Paul Atkins
Patomak Global Partners, LLC
Nicole Gelinas
Manhattan Institute

Friday, October 13
8:45 p.m.

"Failures of Socialism in Latin America"
Mary Anastasia O'Grady
The Wall Street Journal


About the Free Market Forum

The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center | October 12-14, 2017

The Hillsdale College Center for the Study of Monetary Systems and Free Enterprise administers the Free Market Forum, which encourages the study of free enterprise by bringing scholars together for dynamic exchanges of ideas on topics related to free market economics.

About Hillsdale College

Founded in 1844, Hillsdale College is an independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college with a student body of about 1,400. Its four-year curriculum leads to the bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree, and it is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Hillsdale’s educational mission rests upon two principles: academic excellence and institutional independence. The College does not accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies for any of its operations.