Event Overview

Renowned economist and the "Father of Supply-Side Economics" Dr. Art Laffer will speak at a free event on campus hosted by the University of Utah Young Americans for Freedom chapter. Dr. Laffer will deliver an informed and energetic defense of President Trump's approach to economic growth, taxes, trade, and other economic policies. This program is open to the public.


Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building, Room 1110
1655 East Campus Center Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Art Laffer

Economist, Professor, and Author

Arthur B. Laffer’s economic acumen and influence in triggering a world-wide tax-cutting movement in the 1980s have earned him the distinction in many publications as “The Father of Supply-Side Economics.”  The Laffer Curve is one of the main theoretical constructs of supply-side economics, illustrating the tradeoff between tax rates and actual tax revenues. Dr. Laffer’s…

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