The Hammond Institute for Free Enterprise is a research and education center in the Plaster College of Business and Entrepreneurship that examines market-oriented approaches to economic and social issues. A significant role of the Institute is to help foster student and faculty scholarship and achievement throughout the Plaster College.
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Defending America: Telling Stories We Shouldn't Tell
March 14, 2023
The Heritage Foundation’s Dakota Wood and Former US Senator Jim Talent discuss the current state of US defense policy. Hosted by NewsTalkSTL.
Who Desegregated Baseball: Jackie Robinson or the Marketplace?
February 16, 2023
Mark Schug will discuss the courage of Jackie Robinson and Branch Rickey, but is it possible that the marketplace played a critical role?
The 1619 Project Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry
November 16, 2022
Phil Magness will discuss "Evaluating The 1619 Project: An Academic Conversation” and what it gets wrong and what it gets right.