Independence Hall
The Future of Freedom in the Americas
October 3-4, 1997
San Antonio, Texas

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M. Stanton Evans, National Journalism Center, Chairman

Manuel F. Ayau, University of Francisco Marroquin, "Capitalism and Statism in Latin America"

Economic Freedom in the Hemisphere

Joseph A. Sullivan, The Landrum Society, Chairman

Robert Salinas-Leon, TV Azteca, "The Future of Free Trade in the Americas" 

Carlos A. Ball, Editor of AIPE, "Latin America's Bumpy Road to Capitalism"

Ambassador's Report: A U.S. Perspective

Karl Ziebarth, Iron Road Railways, Chairman

Ambassador Curtin Winsor, Jr. "Lessons Learned--and Unlearned"

Ambassador G. Philip Hughes, "The Americas and the Caribbean"

Luncheon Address

William F. Campbell, Louisiana State University, Chairman

William Murchison, Dallas Morning News,

Culture and Liberty in the Americas

Carolina Bolivar, Instituto Cultural Ludwig von Mises, Chairman

Leonard Liggio, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, "The Early Spanish Heritage of Freedom"

Alexandra Wilhelmsen, University of Dallas, "Liberty and Order in the Hispanic World"

Michael J. Ard, University of Virginia, "The Struggle for Political Liberty in Mexico"

Saturday Dinner

Barbara J. Elliott, Center for Renewal, Chairman

Adolfo Calero, President, Commission on Foreign Affairs, Nicaraguan National Assembly, "Out of the Ashes"

This Regional Meeting was Sponsored in Cooperation with The Landrum Society