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Registration for this event closed; however, walk-ups are welcome.

Please join us for an evening featuring Robert Lawson, the Jerome M. Fullinwider Centennial Chair in Economic Freedom in the O'Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom.

Prior to SMU, Robert Lawson taught at Auburn University, Capital University and Shawnee State University. He is co-author of the widely cited Economic Freedom of the World annual reports, which provide an economic freedom index for more than 140 countries. Lawson has served as president of the Association of Private Enterprise Education and is a member of the prestigious Mont Pelerin Society. He earned his B.S. in economics from the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio University and his M.S. and Ph.D. in economics from Florida State University.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
6:30 p.m. Reception
7 p.m. Remarks
University Club of Chicago
Northwestern Room
76 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Business attire

  • Men as well as boys over the age of 12:
    • business suit with collared shirt and tie or slacks and sport coat with collared shirt. No jeans.
  • Women as well as girls over the age of 12:
    • business suit (pantsuit is acceptable); dress; or blazer with collared shirt or sweater with skirt or tailored slacks. No jeans.

$20 per person. Valet parking is available. Please reply by January 29. Your ticket purchase includes a $5 gift to SMU. Call SMU Office of Alumni Relations at 888.327.3755 for more information.
Questions? Call 888.327.3755 or email

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