I am pleased to announce the second speaker in the 2014-2015 Liberty and Economic Freedom speaker series. Dr. David R. Henderson will present “Seven Myths about Free Markets” on January 21st at 7:30 pm in Isaacs Auditorium on the Susquehanna University campus. Dr. Henderson is a research fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, and an associate professor of economics at the Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Naval Postgraduate School, in Monterey, California. He will be discussing issues related to the national economy, including the benefits of capitalism and economic freedom.
Dr. Henderson is the editor of The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics (Liberty Fund, 2008). He has written two books: The Joy of Freedom: An Economist’s Odyssey and Making Great Decisions in Business and Life. He has also written about 200 articles for popular publications, including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Barron's, Fortune, Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune. He has testified before the House Ways and Means Committee, the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources. Dr. Henderson has made several television appearances, including on C-SPAN, CNN, The Jim Lehrer Newshour, and The O’Reilly Factor. The lecture is free and open to the public.