WHAT: Andrea Vecchio, Long Islanders for Educational Reform, “The Economics of Cost-Efficient Education” (live speaker)
WHEN: Monday Oct. 28 at 7:00
WHERE: Nesconset branch of the Smithtown Library, 148 Smithtown Blvd, Nesconset NY 11767
PHONE: (631)[masked] (Directions to Library)
WHO: Foundation for Economic Education Discussion Society, Long Island chapter (631)[masked]
FUTURE DATES (same time, same location, details to come)
Nov. 18 and Dec. 16
•Founded in the mid-90s, the *Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) Discussion Society, Long Island chapter, remains active. Its staff is:
Christian Padgett, Chair
George Thompson, Vice Chair
Greg Bush, Treasurer
Barry Loberfeld, Secretary
The Foundation for Economic Education (FEE), one of the oldest free-market organizations in the United States, was founded in 1946 by Leonard E. Read to study and advance sound economics.
The Foundation for Economic Education is a non-political, non-profit, tax-exempt educational foundation and accepts no taxpayer money.
Our[masked] season featured college professors (Douglas B. Rasmussen, philosophy, St. John’s; Greg Bush, economics, SCCCC), columnists (Lane Filler, Newsday), economists (Ray Keating, Long Island Business News), attorneys (Christopher Garvey), and public officials (Michael Fitzpatrick, NY Assemblyman; Joseph J. DioGuardi, former Congressman; Steve Levy, former Suffolk County Executive).