San Francisco City Symposium: Advancing Liberty, Creating Change

May 13, 2011May 14, 2011

Event Speakers

David R. Henderson

Associate Professor of Economics, Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey

Matthew D. Mitchell

Senior Research Fellow

Eileen Norcross

Senior Research Fellow

Adam Thierer

Senior Research Fellow

Mercatus Center supporters and friends are invited to join us for Advancing Liberty, Creating Change, a City Symposium in San Francisco, CA co-hosted with the Institute for Humane Studies. This event is by invitation only.

Our keynote speaker will be David Henderson, Associate Professor of Economics at Naval Postgraduate School and Hoover Institution. Other speakers include Mercatus Scholars Adam Thierer, Matt Mitchell, Eileen Norcross, and guest speaker Randy Barnett, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University Law Center.

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Friday, May 13, 2011
11:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Hotel Nikko
222 Mason Street San Francisco, CA

11:30 am-noon         Registration
12:00 pm-1:45 pm   Lunch featuring David Henderson
2:00 pm-5:15 pm     Discussion of critical issues with Mercatus and IHS speakers
5:15 pm-6:00 pm     Reception

There is an early-bird registration of $25 per person for this event until April 21. Dress is business casual.  We encourage you to bring a friend or associate who might be interested in our work at the Mercatus Center.

To receive more information about this event, please contact Julie Burden at or by phone at 703.344.3219.