Friedman Legacy Day 2016 (July 29, 2016)

The Mackinac Center for Public Policy and Northwood University Forum for Citizenship & Enterprise cordially invite you to join us in celebrating the 10th Annual Milton Friedman Legacy Day at an event from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29, in Midland. We are proud to join with organizations across the country in recognizing the late Mr. Friedman this one last time on the anniversary of his birthday. 

Please be our special guest for lunch and hear keynote speaker Dr. Christopher Douglas, an associate professor in the department of economics at the University of Michigan-Flint, and member of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy Board of Scholars. Dr. Douglas’ talk, will be "The Lasting Contributions of Milton Friedman."  He will discuss the contributions Friedman made in economic theory and public policy, and how those contributions guide economics and public policy today

This event will take place at Whiting Forest, 2303 Eastman Avenue, Midland, MI 48640.

Space is limited and this exclusive engagement will fill up quickly, so we hope you will accept this invitation to be among our very special guests for this event. Thanks to a grant awarded by the Friedman Foundation, this event is brought to you at no charge. 

WHEN: Friday, July 29, 2016
            11:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon - Check-in, food and refreshments available
            12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Program with Q&A

WHERE: Whiting Forest
               2303 Eastman Avenue
               Midland, MI 48640

You also may register or receive further information by contacting Kimberley Fischer-Kinne at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy at 989.698.1905 or

The deadline for registration is Friday, July 22nd at 5 p.m.

Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you on Friday, July 29, 2016.

Registration for this event is closed.

How to Contact the Mackinac Center


Mackinac Center for Public Policy
140 West Main Street
P.O. Box 568
Midland, Michigan 48640