Charity, Philanthropy and the Welfare State
April 22-24, 1988
Chicago, Illinois


Friday, April 22
7:00 - 9:00 Dinner
Allan C. Carlson, Chairman
Forrest McDonald, Introduction of Irving Kristol
Irving Kristol, American Enterprise Institute
Keynote Q & A
Saturday, April 23
8:30 - 9:30 Annual Breakfast Meeting of the Membership (Members Only)
10:00 - 11:30 Charity, Welfare and the State Consort Room
William F. Campbell, Chairman
Allan C. Carlson, The Rockford Institute
James Gwartney, Florida State University
Eric Mack, Tulane University
Leslie Lenkowsky, The Institute for Educational Affairs
12:00 - 2:00 Luncheon
Report on the Philadelphia Society, William C. Dennis
Charles M. Lichenstein, The Ford Foundation: A Power for What?
2:30 - 4:00 Charitable Giving and Social Change
Willa A. Johnson, Chairman
Michael S. Joyce, Lynde & Harry Bradley Foundation
Marvin N. Olasky, University of Texas
Ernest W. Lefever, Ethics & Public Policy Center
Stanley Rothman, Smith College
4:00 - 4:30 Coffee Break
4:30 - 6:00 The Role of Philanthropy in a Free Society
Francis A. O'Connell, Jr., Chairman
Robert E. Russell, Jr., Robert Russell & Associates
Donald G. M. Coxe, Donner Canadian Foundation
W. W. Hill, Liberty Fund
James Piereson, John M. Olin Foundation
Sunday, April 24
8:30 - 11:00 The State of Freedom in the Americas
David Somerville
Fernando Monterroso
H. Joachim Maitre
Hernando de Soto