Breakfast meeting on the major economic challenges facing modern Quebec with authors Jean-Luc Migué, President of MEI’s Scientific Council, and Michel Boucher, Professor at the École Nationale d’Administration Publique in Quebec City.
Lecture on the effects of the capital gains tax with Mr Reuven Brenner, Professor of Business Administration at McGill University, and Mr Jason Kenney, Member of Parliament for Calgary Southeast and Revenue Opposition critic.
Luncheon on the use or misuse of science in the public realm with Jacob Sullum, Senior Editor at Reason magazine and author of the book, For Your Own Good: the Anti-Smoking Crusade and the Tyranny of Public Health.
Conference in honour of Friedrich August von Hayek, and in recognition of the nearly 200 works that he wrote in the course of his lifetime (in collaboration with the St. Lawrence Institute).
Launch of Jean-Luc Migué’s latest book entitled Étatisme et déclin du Québec. Bilan de la Révolution tranquille (State control and the decline of Quebec: Balance sheet of the Quiet Revolution).