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Classical Liberals in the Carolinas
2019 Annual Conference

August 8 – 10, 2019

Wake Forest University

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Thursday, August 8, 2019
Graylyn overnight check-in begins at 4:00 pm

6:00 pm I Conference Check-in & Reception in the Manor House Living Room
Sponsored by Don Flow of Flow Motors, Inc.

7:00 pm I Dinner in Manor House Atlantis Room
Opening remarks from Jim Otteson

8:00 pm I Keynote Speaker, David Mounts, Chairman & CEO of Inmar, Inc.
“What My Future Education, Augmented Reality, JIT,Meow Wolf and Netflix Have in Common…”
Manor House Atlantis Room


Friday, August 9, 2019

7:00 am – 8:30 am I Breakfast buffet in Mews Dining Room
May take breakfast into conference room

8:45 am – 10:15 am I Competition in Electricity Panel
Mews Conference Room
Jerry Ellig (Chair), Regulatory Studies Center, George Washington University
Jim Clarkson, Resource Supply Management
Jody Lipford, Presbyterian College
Kathleen Grace, Equilibrium Consulting

10:15 am – 10:30 am I Break

10:30 am – Noon I Capitalism, Socialism, and Education Panel
Mews Conference Room
Edward Lopez (Chair), Western Carolina University
Marty Cummins Jr., North Carolina Wesleyan College
Bradley Hobbes, Clemson University
Sean Malone, FEE

12:00 pm I Lunch Buffet in Mews Dining Room
May take lunch into conference room

12:30 pm I CLC Business Meeting in Mews Conference Room

12:45 pm I Keynote Speaker, Craig Richardson, Winston-Salem State University
Mews Conference Room
“Innovative Approaches in Lowering Obstacles to Upward Economic Mobility”
Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Free Enterprise at Western Carolina University

1:45 pm – 2:00 pm I Break

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm I Measuring Economic Mobility Panel
Mews Conference Room
Craig Richardson (Chair), Winston-Salem State University
Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi, Winston-Salem State University
Phil Magness, American Institute for Economic Research
Stephen Miller, Troy University
Anthony Negbenebor, Gardner-Webb University

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm I Break

3:45 pm – 5:15 pm I Occupational Licensing Panel
Mews Conference Room
Roy Cordato (Chair), Classical Liberals in the Carolinas
Jon Guze, John Locke Foundation
Jennifer McDonald, Institute for Justice
Anne Philpot, Mercatus Center
Jon Sanders, John Locke Foundation

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm I Break

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm I Evening Reception and CLC Fellows Poster Presentation
Manor House Living Room and Porch
Presentation sponsored by Charles Koch Foundation

7:00 pm I Dinner in Manor House Atlantis Room

8:00 pm I Keynote Speaker, John Allison, former CEO of BB&T and CATO Institute
Manor House Atlantis Room
“How to Create Meaningful Jobs”


Saturday, August 10, 2019
Graylyn check-out is 12:00 pm

7:00 am – 8:30 am I Breakfast buffet in Manor House Atlantis Room
May take breakfast into conference room

8:45 am – 10:15 am I Challenging Eminent Domain Panel
Manor House Atlantis Room
Richard Wallace (Chair), Wofford College
Brooke Baird, Wofford College
Timothy Terrell, Wofford College
David Tyner, North Greenville University

10:15 am – 10:30 am I Break

10:30 am I Keynote Speaker, Jason Sorens, Dartmouth College
Manor House Atlantis Room
“Data in the 50 States”

11:45 am I Final Remarks and Conference Wrap-up

12:00 pm I Grab-and-Go Snack


Supporting Individuals & Organizations

WFU BB&T Center for the Study of Capitalism
American Institute for Economic Research
John Allison
Don Flow
Classical Liberals in the Carolinas
Center for the Study of Free Enterprise
JW Pope Foundation
Charles Koch Foundation

Affiliated Organizations

John Locke Foundation
Martin Center for Academic Renewal
Mercatus Center