The William J. O'Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom Presents
The Road to Freedom: Migration and the Search for a Better Life
Topics for the sixth annual conference will include:
U.S.-Mexico migration patterns
The high cost of travel restrictions
Market-based ways to improve immigration laws
Immediate prospects for immigration reform and the clash between federal and local authorities
Luncheon Keynote: Jim Prewitt, CEO, Landmark Nurseries
Owner of five Texas nurseries, Prewitt will discuss the
roadblocks he faces in trying to hire foreign workers.
Other speakers will include:
Nathan Ashby, The University of Texas at El Paso
Caroline Brettell, Southern Methodist University
Alex Nowrasteh, Cato Institute
Richard Vedder, Ohio University
Friday, September 26, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
SMU Cox School of Business
James M. Collins Executive Education Center
Breakfast and luncheon included
Proceeds will support student programs and other educational activities of the O'Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom.