GUEST SPEAKER: Dr. Robert Lawson

Dr. Robert LawsonLCC International University M.B.A./M.A. program presents Dr. Robert Lawson, Fraser Institute, the co-author of Global Economic Freedom Index, a former president of the Association for Private Enterprise Education, a member in Mont Pelerin society, and an endowed chair of Economic Freedom at the Southern Methodist University.


  • Vilnius: Radisson Astoria
    March 22, 15:00-17:00
    Panel discussion participants:
    • Remigijus Šimašius (Mayor of Vilnius)
    • Žilvinas Šilėnas (President, Lithuanian Free Market Institute)
    • Mihnea Constantinescu (Head of Macroeconomic Research, The Bank of Lithuania)
  • Klaipėda: LCC International University
    March 23, 15:00-17:00
    Panel discussion participants:
    • Simonas Gentvilas (Chairman of Development and Regional Planning Committee)
    • Roman Gaiduk (Management and Leadership Development Consultant)
    • Dr. Eric Hinderliter (Professor of Economics, LCC International University)
  • Riga: Riga Business School
    March 24, 15:00-17:00
    Panel discussion participants:
    • Līga Meņģelsone (Employers Federation of Latvia)
    • Guntars Kols (Foreign Investors Council, Ernst&Young)
  • Tallinn: Estonian Business School
    March 25, 15:00-17:00
      Panel Discussion Participants:
    • Meelis Kitsing (President, Estonian Economic Association; Director, Centre for Free Economic Thought at the Estonian Business School)
    • Ülo Kaasik (Deputy Governor of Bank of Estonia)

This program is made possible by funding from the Baltic-American Freedom Foundation (BAFF).


LCC International University M.A. in International Management / M.B.A. program Baltic-american Freedom Foundation
Embassy of Canada to Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia Riga Business School Estonian Business School American Chamber of Commerce