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GILLIAM CENTER SPEAKERS' SERIES

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* January 23, 2013: ANN RATHBONE BRADLEY, Vice President of Economic Initiatives at the Institute of Faith, Work and Economics, spoke at 7:00pm on "Why Does Income Inequality Exist?"  Ann develops and commissions research toward a systematic biblical theology of economic freedom.
Learn more about Ann Bradley at http://tifwe.org/about-us/people/anne-bradley/.

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* February 6, 2013: JASON BRENNAN, Assistant Professor at Georgetown University, spoke at 4:00pm on "For-Profit Business and Civic Virtue." Jason Brennan's research focuses on democratic theory, the ethics of voting, competence and power, freedom, and the moral foundations of commercial society.
Learn more about Jason Brennan at  > http://explore.georgetown.edu/people/jb896/?action=viewgeneral&PageTemplateID=319

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*March 21, 2013: ROBERT LAWSON, Fullinwider Endowed Centennial Chair in Economics at Southern Methodist University, spoke at 4:00pm on "Economic Freedom and Well-Being."  Mr. Lawson is co-author of the widely-cited Economic Freedom of the World annual reports, which provides an economic freedom index for over 140 countries.
Learn more about Robert Lawson at http://www.cox.smu.edu/web/rlawson/education.  You can view his talk by clicking HERE.
 

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* April 2, 2013: JOHN ALLISON, President and CEO of the CATO Institute, spoke at 4:00pm on "The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure." 
Learn more about John Alllison at http://www.cato.org/people/john-allison
You can view his talk by clicking HERE.

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* April 19, 2013: M. BAKER NICHOLAOU ('08) had an interactive Skype discussion pertaining to social enterprise in Nicaragua. Baker is a co-founder of Bicimaximo, a bike rental and tour company in Granada Nicaragua. To learn about how Bicimaximo helps the Granada community, watch this short video (http://vimeo.com/32457272) or check out their website (http://bicimaximo.com).