The American Tradition and the Great Society
March 31-April 1, 1967
Chicago, Illinois


Friday, March 31
3:00 - 3:30 Registration - Coffee
3:30 - 5:30 The Premises and Goals
Frank S. Meyer, Chairman
M. Stanton Evans, Editor, Indianapolis News
Will Herberg, Graduate Professor of Philosophy and Culture, Drew University
George J. Stigler, Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of American Institutions, University of Chicago
5:30 - 6:30 Cocktail Hour
6:30 - 8:30 Dinner
The Hon. Roman L. Hruska, United States Senator from Nebraska
Saturday, April 1
10:30 - 12:30 The Myths and Realities
Patrick M. Boarman, Chairman
Yale Brozen, Professor of Economics, University of Chicago
Thomas F. Johnson, Director of Research, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Robert L. Schuettinger, Assistant Professor, International Law and Relations, The Catholic University of- America
1:00 - 2:30 Luncheon
Ralph Harris, General Director, Institute of Economic Affairs, Ltd., London
3:00 - 5:00 The Alternatives
Milton Friedman, Chairman
James Buchanan, Professor of Economics, University of Virginia
Richard C. Cornuelle, Executive Vice President, National Association of Manufacturers
Edwin J. Feulner, Jr., Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University
Arthur Kemp, Professor of Economics, Claremont Men's College