On November 1, we welcomed Columbia University professor and former CEA chair Glenn Hubbard for a conversation with Adam Smith Society executive director Yael Hungerford on globalization and Hubbard’s new book, The Wall and the Bridge.
As energy prices rise, some in Washington, D.C., are looking to renewable energy to soften price increases.
Big Tech, Antitrust, and DemocracyJuly 07, 2022
Concern has been growing across the political spectrum about the power and influence of Big Tech—on everything from its censoring speech to quashing competition. This week, the EU took sweeping action to curb this power.
Case Comp Madness! 2021March 18, 2021
Last week, Smith Soc members from across the country put their business skills and free-market knowledge to the test in our annual case competition. Teams prepared excellent case solutions to present before a panel of expert judges.
Smith Soc Goes VirutalApril 15, 2020
In our goal to deliver unique opportunities to our members during this challenging time, launched virtual programming—a series of interactive online video briefings by policy experts on a variety of topics including the many dimensions of the evolving coronavirus crisis.
Health Care Conference in San FranciscoFebruary 14, 2020
Last week, more than 100 Adam Smith Society members and healthcare industry experts met in San Francisco for our Health Care 2040 conference, an industry conference focused on technological and business model innovation in health care over the next several decades.
Smith Soc Treks to Jackson HoleNovember 01, 2019
Last weekend weekend, 15 student and professional members from a variety of our chapters convened in Jackson Hole, Wyoming for a Smith Soc Trek on the future of financial services.
This fall, our chapters in the U.S. and abroad have been active with numerous events on business, public policy, and more.
All About Driverless CarsFebruary 28, 2019
Aspiring for variety,
We look at autonomy
Within the economy.
I hope it brings notoriety!
—Limerick by UVA Darden member James (Asher) Begley