AUSTIN – The Texas Public Policy Foundation (TPPF), The LIBRE Initiative, and the Southern Methodist University’s O’Neil Center will host a policy primer titled, “Economic Freedom vs. Government: Which Provides the Best Opportunity for Prosperity?” TODAY Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 11:30 am CDT in the Joe B. Hogsett Theater at the Texas Public Policy Foundation.

The event will be live streamed at:
Panelists will explore and discuss what constitutes economic freedom and how it can be measured, which U.S. states are the most economically free, the role of government in supporting economic opportunity an prosperity, and the best approach to help people from all walks of life live the American Dream.
For additional information and to register, click here.



Ann Beeson, Executive Director, Center for Public Policy Priorities
Daniel Garza, Executive Director, The LIBRE Initiative
Dean Stansel, Research Associate Professor, Southern Methodist University's O'Neil Center
Jose Torra, Director of Economic Affairs, Movimiento Libertario de México
Chuck DeVore, Vice President of National Initiatives, TPPF (Moderator)
WHAT: Economic Freedom vs. Government: Which Provides the Best Opportunity for Prosperity?


TODAY, Tuesday, February 9, 2016
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CST 


Texas Public Policy Foundation 
Joe B. Hogsett Theater
901 Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701