Christian Economist to Talk at NDGS

February 22, 2005

"Markets and Morality: Globalization and the Poor" is the title of a lecture to be delivered by Christian economist Doug Bandow on Saturday, March 12, at the Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College.

1A Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute, and a frequent lecturer for the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty, Doug Bandow is also a nationally syndicated columnist with Copley News Service and the former editor of Inquiry magazine. He has been widely published in such periodicals as Christianity Today, Foreign Policy, Harper's, National Interest, National Review, New Republic, Orbis, Stewardship Journal, and World, as well as leading newspapers including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. Bandow has written and edited several books, including Tripwire: Korea and U.S. Foreign Policy in a Changed World (Cato), Perpetuating Poverty: The World Bank, the IMF, and the Developing World (Cato), and The Politics of Plunder: Misgovernment in Washington (Transaction).

He has also appeared on numerous radio and television programs, including ABC Nightly News, American Interests, CBS Evening News, CNN Crossfire, CNN Larry King Live, Good Morning America, Nightline, and the Oprah Winfrey Show. He formerly served as a Special Assistant to President Reagan and as a Senior Policy Analyst in the Office of the President-Elect and for the Reagan for President campaign. He received his B.S. in Economics from Florida State University in 1976 and his J.D. from Stanford University in 1979.

The public is invited to the lecture, which begins at 7 pm, and to a reception preceeding it, at 6 pm. The Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College is located at 4407 Sano St., Alexandria, VA 22312, on the grounds of Queen of Apostles Parish. For more information, please call 703.658.4304.



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