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“Economic Freedom and its Consequences”
Monday, Feb. 12 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PMFree
In this talk, Fred McMahon will focus on economic freedom: conceptual and measurement issues; how it affects the dynamics of society; and what the research on economic freedom reveals about the outcomes (education achievement, longer healthier life, even increased happiness/life satisfaction levels).
Fred McMahon is a Fraser Institute Resident Fellow and holder of the Dr. Michael A. Walker Research Chair in Economic Freedom. Mr. McMahon manages the Economic Freedom of the World Project and coordinates the Economic Freedom Network, an international alliance of over 100 think tank partners in about 100 nations and territories. He is the author of numerous research articles and several books.
This talk will be taking place at 6:00 p.m. in Mackintosh-Corry Hall – B201, and is being co-hosted by the Queen’s International Affairs Association.