Wednesday, October 12, 2016
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Texas Public Policy Foundation
901 Congress Ave.
Today, leading figures in government and business are debating how to best boost economic growth. While some link economic development polices to corporate welfare and cronyism, others point to the policies’ solid track record in cities like Austin of attracting new businesses and jobs. This discussion with experts on both sides of the debate will look at how to stir lasting economic development in the Lone Star State.
• Rep. Richard Corcoran, Speaker-Designate, Florida House of Representatives
• Sen. Craig Estes, Chair, Texas Senate Natural Resources and Economic Development Committee
• Bill Hammond, CEO, Texas Association of Business
• Dean Stansel, Economist, O'Neil Center, SMU Cox School of Business
Complimentary lunch will be served at this event.
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