FARGO — North Dakota State University will host the Capitalism and Society lecture, "Money and the Rule of Law," by Alexander Salter on Thursday, March 21, in the Richard H. Barry Hall Auditorium, 211 2nd Ave. N.
Salter is the comparative economics research fellow at the Free Market Institute and an assistant professor of economics in the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. He studies the political economy of central banking and is a fellow of the Sound Money Project at the American Institute for Economic Research.
The lecture will examine the problems posed by monetary institutions, such as the Federal Reserve, not being meaningfully constrained by the rule of law.
The event is free and open to the public. After the lecture, there will be a short Q&A session followed by pizza and refreshments. For more information, visit www.ndsu.edu/centers/pcpe/events/capitalism_and_society.