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Feb 6, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Renowned economist and the "Father of Supply-Side Economics" Dr. Art Laffer will speak at a free event on campus hosted by Wagner College's Founding Fathers Distinguished Lecture Series. This program is open to the public.

Dr. Laffer will deliver a lecture titled, "Can President Trump bring about a new age of prosperity in America?" Dr. Laffer, who has served as an advisor to President Ronald Reagan and President Donald Trump, will deliver an informed and energetic defense of President Trump's approach to economic growth, taxes, trade and other economic policies.

Wagner College, Spiro Hall 2
1 Campus Rd
Staten Island, NY 10301

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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