Steve Forbes to speak at Kennesaw State on March 15

KENNESAW, Ga. | Mar 7, 2019

Financial expert will give lecture on ‘Driving Economic Growth Through Tax Policy’

Steve Forbes
Steve Forbes

Renowned business leader Steve Forbes, the chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, will speak at Kennesaw State University on March 15.


Forbes will give a lecture titled “Driving Economic Growth Through Tax Policy” and participate in a question-and-answer session. The event, hosted by KSU’s Bagwell Center for the Study of Markets and Economic Opportunity, is free and open to the public.


Along with leading his family’s publishing business, Forbes is a bestselling author and a recognized expert on economics, finance and corporate leadership. He writes for Forbes magazine, sharing his views through his editorial column “Fact and Comment.” Twice a Republican candidate for president of the United States (1996 and 2000), Forbes is a board member of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, the Heritage Foundation and the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.


March 15 from 2:30 to 3:20 p.m.


Burruss Building, room 151, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw Campus

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