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Friday, July 21 • 11:30am - 12:20pm
Bob Chitester, Larry Reed, Ziad Abdelnour - Adam Smith: The Father Of Business Ethics (Free to Choose)

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In 1759, Adam Smith wrote Theory of Moral Sentiments, which laid the foundation for a general system of businessmorals. Over 250 years later, Free To Choose Media released a two hour series on Adam Smith with focus on this book and its relevance today. Join Bob Chitester, CEO of FTCN and executive producer of The Real Adam Smith, Lawrence Reed, president of FEE and Ziad Abdelnour, CEO of Blackhawk Partners, Inc./Financial Policy Council, in viewing clips fromThe Real Adam Smith and a discussion about Smith’s focus on moral behavior. 

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Ziad Abdelnour

CEO, Blackhawk Partners, Inc./Financial Policy Council
Ziad K. Abdelnour is a Wall Street investor and financier, author, philanthropist, activist, lobbyist, oil & gas trader and president & CEO of Blackhawk Partners, Inc., a New York-based private-equity “family office” that focuses on management-led buyouts, strategic minority equity investments, equity private placements, consolidations, buildups, and growth capital financing in the US and emerging markets... Read More →
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Bob Chitester

President and CEO, Free to Choose Network
Bob Chitester has more than fifty years of experience in television management and program development. He is president and CEO of Free To Choose Network, Inc., Chitester Creative Associates, Inc. and managing partner of Free To Choose Enterprise. These companies produce television programs for public television, educational videos, web sites, CD-ROM and print materials and curriculum materials for high schools and colleges. In 1977 Mr. Chitester convinced economist Milton Friedman to undertake a project which became Free to Choose, an award-winning PBS TV series and an international best-selling book based on the series. The series and book are still in wide use and have been profoundly influential. Chitester also created... Read More →
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Lawrence Reed

President, Foundation for Economic Education
Larry Reed is president of the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE). Before joining FEE, Reed served as president of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Michigan. He is the author of Excuse Me, Professor: Challenging the Myths of Progressivism and a forthcoming book, Real... Read More →

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Free To Choose Network

Free To Choose Network is a 501(c)3 global media company which produces thought-provoking documentaries and series, offering diverse voices, powerful stories and a fresh perspective on a range of important global and national issues through its production company, Free To Choose Media. For more than 30 years, Free To Choose production teams have traveled the world to explore topics that illustrate the results of political, economic and personal freedom. FTCN also reaches out to the next generation with its educational... Read More →

Friday July 21, 2017 11:30am - 12:20pm
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