Upcoming Events

2018 Spring Policy Conference

March 27, 2018

CED's 2018 Spring Policy Conference will take place on March 27, 2018 at The Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, D.C. The event will convene national thought leaders from the business, policy ...

2018 Distinguished Performance Awards Dinner

September 26, 2018

The Distinguished Performance Awards Program recognizes business leaders who have answered the call for leadership in their companies and the communities in which they operate. History has shown that when business becomes significantly involved in...


Previous Events

Annual Federal Budget Deficit Webinar

February 25, 2011

On Friday, February 25, 2011 CED’s Senior Vice President & Director of Research, Dr. Joseph J. Minarik hosted his annual webinar on the federal budget deficit, offering insight into the economic and political factors shaping...

Policy Forum: Kansas City, MO

February 24, 2011

On Thursday, February 24, 2011 CED partnered with the Civic Council of Greater Kansas City to present and discuss major issues regarding the public debt and the climate of macroeconomic stability for the future of business. Speakers...

CED Files Amicus Brief in McComish v. Bennett

February 23, 2011

On February 22, 2011, CED submitted an amicus brief in the pending Supreme Court case, McComish v. Bennett. The case concerns “trigger matching funds” issued to participating candidates in the Arizona Public financing system who...

N.C. Voters: Campaign Contributions Influence Court Rulings

February 22, 2011

RALEIGH – An overwhelming majority of North Carolina voters say campaign contributions to judicial candidates can influence the outcome of court cases, according to a new poll commissioned by the Justice at Stake Campaign and...

New Report Release and Discussion

January 26, 2011

On Wednesday, January 26th, 2011, CED released a new report on the nation's fiscal crisis. What would a genuine debt crisis look like? Mounting U.S. debt is one of the most urgent threats to...

The Federal Budget and an Innovative Economy

January 19, 2011

Co-hosted by CED and the Public Management Initiative at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, The Federal Budget and an Innovative Economy was held from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the Schwab Center at Stanford University....

Roundtable Discussion of Corporate Governance Issues at Yale

January 19, 2011

On January 19, CED joined with the Aspen Institute Business and Society Program and the Millstein Center for Corporate Governance and Performance at the Yale School of Management to host a roundtable discussion of corporate governance...