Free Market Principles with President of Ayn Rand Institute, Dr. Yaron Brook (GNAZ)
January 30, 2013, 6:00pm
Today the debate over what is a free market rages on Main Street, Wall Street, and in the corridors of government power. Dr. Yaron Brook, President of the Ayn Rand Institute, will visit Gen Next on Wednesday, January 30th to discuss the contemporary relevance of Ayn Rand's ideas and how they matter to our Members. The evening will present Gen Next Members with the opportunity to interact with the award-winning professor, businessman, Forbes Magazine columnist, and renown speaker.
For more on Dr. Brook please see his bio below. Dr. Brook was recently on Fox News commenting on "Fiction Becoming a Reality".
Open to Members and their guests only-invitation is not transferable. Must RSVP to attend.
When: January 30 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Location provided upon RSVP
Dr. Yaron Brook
Dr. Yaron Brook is a prominent advocate for Objectivism, the philosophy of novelist Ayn Rand. As president of the Ayn Rand Institute - which is rooted in laissez faire principles, an educational organization based in Irvine, California, he is interviewed frequently in the media and has appeared regularly on the Fox Business Network to debate and discuss current economic and financial news from the Objectivist viewpoint.
Dr. Brook is a frequent guest on a variety of radio and TV shows, having appeared on Fox Business News, Fox News (The O'Reilly Factor, Your World with Neil Cavuto, At Large with Geraldo Rivera), CNN (Talkback Live and the Glenn Beck Program), CNBC (Closing Bell and On the Money), and C-SPAN. Dr. Brook has also contributed commentary to Forbes.com, and his articles have been featured in major newspapers such as USA Today, the Houston Chronicle, Chicago Sun-Times, Providence Journal, and the Orange County Register.
Dr. Brook was born and raised in Israel. He served as a first sergeant in Israeli military intelligence and earned a BS in civil engineering from Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, in Haifa, Israel. In 1987 he moved to the United States, where he received his MBA and Ph.D. in finance from the University of Texas at Austin. Brook became an American citizen on May 28, 2003. For seven years he was an award-winning finance professor at Santa Clara University, and in 1998 he cofounded a financial advisory firm, BH Equity Research, of which he is presently managing.