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Young Leaders Circle Forum with Cliff Asness

Wednesday January 2011


Cliff Asness Hedge Fund Manager, Manhattan Institute trustee

Cliff Asness, hedge fund manager, Manhattan Institute trustee and regular commentator on how federal tax and regulatory policies effect business, visited the Young Leaders Circle on January 5th.

Seeing how regulatory policy and other big government initiatives were threatening our freedoms, he began writing about free market issues. He spoke about the quantitative-research business and several articles he’s written on how federal regulatory policies have impacted his business and the free-market.

Suggested reading:
The Bush Income Tax Cuts Were (Very Mildly) Progressive, Forbes, 12-15-10
Money Managers May Face New Tax Increase, Bloomberg, 06-13-10
The Treasury-Financial Complex: The Dodd Bill Is Perfectly Designed To Create The Largest And Most Powerful Crony System In History, Wall Street Journal, 05-13-10