Buchanan Center Holds Distinguished Lecture Series

Posted: January 26, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Muneeza Alam

The James M. Buchanan Center announces its 2001 Distinguished Lecture Series at the Arlington Campus.

The series begins with “The Taming of Leviathan: The Coming Decline of Big Government,” presented by Sam Peltzman, Sears Roebuck professor of economics and financial services at the University of Chicago. The lecture takes place from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 29.

Michael Trebilcock, professor of law at the University of Toronto, continues the series on Monday, Feb. 5, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., with “Law and Economics in Canada.”

Both lectures are held in Arlington I, and an open reception follows from 6 to 7 p.m. in the atrium. Admission is free. The Buchanan Center is an education and research organization at George Mason that emphasizes the interdisciplinary study of economics, law, and the humanities. For more information, contact the Buchanan Center at x32330.

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