Free Market Forum

2013 Archives | San Diego, California

The papers from the 2013 Free Market Forum are available online and as downloadable PDFs. Click the titles belows for either option.

Please note that all of the talks are available in DVD format from Hillsdale College. Please call 1-800-437-2268.

"Coming Apart: The Class Divide in America Today"
Charles Murray
Author, Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010

Panel 1 — "Economics and Education"
Chair: Gary Wolfram, Hillsdale College

Panel 2 — "Capitalism and Poverty"
Chair: Kris Mauren
Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty

"Lessons from the Debate over Fracking"
Ann McElhinney
Journalist and Filmmaker

Panel 3 — "The Economic and Political Significance of the Dodd-Frank Act"
Chair: Burton Folsom, Hillsdale College

"Entrepreneurship in American History"
John Steele Gordon
Author, An Empire of Wealth

“Christian Stewardship, Wealth & Poverty”
Ron Blue, Author, Master Your Money, and Founding Member, Kingdom Advisors

Faculty Panel: “PovertyCure, Development Economics, and Teaching Effectively”
Chair: Michael Matheson Miller, Director of the PovertyCure Initiative, Acton Media

  • "Entrepreneurial Pursuit:  Reposition for Advantage"  (Download accompanying slides.)
    Tim Chandler, Professor of Communications, Hardin-Simmons University