Upcoming Events

The Journal of Law, Economics & Policy 2008 Symposium: The Law and Economics of Immigration, March 28

What does economics tell us about American immigration policy? 

Is there a difference between the case for open immigration and the case for free trade? 
 
Is U.S. immigration policy inconsistent with the typical justifications given for restricting immigration? 

Join us on March 28th as we explore these and other aspects of one of the most important public policy issues today from the perspective of law and economics.  Our distinguished guests will address such matters as protecting U.S. workers, America's capacity to absorb more immigrants, conflicts with business goals, widening income inequality, and new national security issues. The event will feature papers and presentations from leaders of the field, including: 

Date & Time
Friday, March 28
1 pm - 5 PM
Reception to follow
R.S.V.P. jlepsymposium@gmail.com by March 24

Location
Hilton Garden Inn 
Arlington Courthouse Plaza 
1333 N Courthouse Road 
 
Price
$20 for students
$40 for practitioners 
(CLE credits available)
Proper attire
Business casual