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Date Title
3/31/1999 Why Freedom?
Tibor R. Machan, Jan Narveson
3/18/1999 Free Markets and the Economics of Life
Gary S. Becker, Guity Nashat Becker
3/9/1999 Justice, Natural Rights and the Rule of Law
Randy E. Barnett
2/24/1999 The New Betrayal of Black Freedom in America
Shelby Steele
2/11/1999 The Future of Freedom and High Technology
Virginia I. Postrel
2/3/1999 Private Solutions for the Social Security Crisis
Alan J. Auerbach, Preston Martin, Michael Tanner
10/29/1998 P.J.'s Economics 101
P. J. O’Rourke
10/1/1998 Dinner to Honor Sir John Marks Templeton
Sir John Marks Templeton, Michael J. Boskin, Charles H. Townes, Robert W. Galvin, George F. Gilder, Václav Klaus, Louis R. Rukeyser, John L. Schroeder, David J. Theroux
4/16/1998 Technology Innovation: Competitors, Predators and Antitrust
Timothy F. Bresnahan, Stan J. Liebowitz, John E. Lopatka, Stephen E. Margolis, Janusz A. Ordover
2/4/1998 Microsoft: Economic and Legal Perspectives on Antitrust and Monopoly
Stephen E. Margolis, Stan J. Liebowitz, Robert A. Levy, Bruce H. Kobayashi
1/28/1997 What It Means to Be a Libertarian
Charles A. Murray
12/3/1996 Stopping Violent Crime: New Directions for Reduction and Prevention
Arthur R. Miller, Bruce L. Benson, Erika Holzer, Wendy Kaminer, William I. Koch, Alan J. Lizotte, David B. Sentelle, Richard L. Thornburgh, Hubert Williams, Marvin E. Wolfgang
5/6/1996 Simple Rules for Open Markets
Richard A. Epstein
3/27/1996 The Outlook for China, Human Rights and the Laogai Gulag
Hongda Harry Wu
10/5/1995 The End of Racism: New Prospects for a Color-Blind Society
Dinesh J. D’Souza
6/8/1995 Entrepreneurship and the High Technology Revolution: Honoring David Packard
William R. Hewlett, David Packard, George P. Shultz, Edwin V. Zschau
1/19/1995 What to Do About Crime
Robert Higgs, Don B. Kates, Jr., Chris Killough, William I. Koch, Joseph D. McNamara
9/18/1994 Health Choices For America: Affordability vs. Bureaucracy
7/27/1994 Freedom, Welfare and Dystopia
Charles A. Murray
4/27/1994 New Opportunities for Excellence in a Freer World
Thomas J. Peters III
2/24/1994 Recapturing the Spirit of Enterprise
George F. Gilder
12/8/1993 Hollywood’s Three Big Lies About Media and Society
Michael Medved
10/7/1993 Censorship and Propaganda in the Gulf War: How Government Can Mold Public Opinion
John R. MacArthur
7/22/1993 Out of Work in America: Is Government the Cause or Cure?
Lawrence A. Kudlow, Richard K. Vedder, Lowell E. Gallaway, Stephen J. Moore, Steve H. Hanke, Richard Keith Armey
6/23/1993 Clintonomics and the Lessons of the 1980s
Robert L. Bartley
1/25/1993 The Information Revolution and the New Global Market Economy
Walter B. Wriston
7/7/1992 National Dinner to Honor Robert A. Conquest
G. Robert A. Conquest, Elena Bonner, Preston Martin, Czeslaw Milosz, John O'Sullivan, CBE, David J. Theroux, Aaron B. Wildavsky, Hongda Harry Wu
10/29/1987 National Dinner to Honor James M. Buchanan
Thomas E. Borcherding, James M. Buchanan, Jr., Maurice Mann, J. Victor Marshall, Daniel Oliver
10/8/1986 Reception to Honor Peter T. Bauer
Peter T. Bauer, M. Bruce Johnson, A. Neil McLeod, David J. Theroux, Gordon Tullock

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