NCPA Economic Policy Forum & Author Series with
Academic and political commentator and best-selling author.
WHEN: Tuesday, July 10, 2012
WHERE: Belo Hall at Belo Mansion
Self-parking is available in the underground parking garage at the Olive Street entrance.
John Lott coauthor of the new book, “Debacle,” provides a provocative critique of the Obama administration’s economic policies and an examination of the difficulties facing America’s economic future. “Debacle: Obama’s War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future,” coauthored with Grover Norquist of Americans for Tax Reform, is a guide to the failure of the stimulus and the “spend-now, pay-later” economic theories that inspired it.
About John Lott
John Lott has held research positions at the University of Chicago, Yale University, the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Maryland, College Park. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from UCLA, and his areas of research include econometrics, law and economics, public choice theory, industrial organization, public finance, microeconomics, labor economics, and environmental regulation.
Lott is an author in both academia and in popular culture. He is a frequent writer of opinion editorials, has published over 90 articles in peer-reviewed academic journals related to his research areas, and has authored six books, including Freedomnomics.