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Arthur C. Brooks is president of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) as well as the Beth and Ravenel Curry Scholar in Free Enterprise at AEI. He earned his doctorate in policy analysis from the RAND Graduate School, and previously held the Louis A. Bantle Professorship of Business and Government at Syracuse University, where he taught economics and social entrepreneurship.

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Lawrence F. Katz is the Elisabeth Allison Professor of Economics at Harvard University and a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research focuses on issues in labor economics and the economics of social problems. He is the author (with Claudia Goldin) of The Race between Education and Technology (Harvard University Press, 2008), a history of U.S. economic inequality and the roles of technological change and the pace of educational advance in affecting the wage structure.

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1:00 PM
“Action, Outcome and Value: A Dual-system Framework for Moral Judgment”
Fiery Cushman, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard University

2:00 PM
“Intervention and Agency”
Adina Roskies, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Dartmouth College

3:00 PM
“Making Up People and Explaining Yourself”
Ron Mallon, Director, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program and Associate Professor of Philosophy, Washington University in St. Louis