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K-State Today

February 10, 2015



Economics Club hosting senior fellow from Heritage Foundation

By Daniel D Kuester

The Kansas State Economics Club is hosting Bryan Riley, the Jay Van Andel senior policy analyst at the Heritage Foundation. Riley will present "How and Why to Promote Free Trade" at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, in 105 Umberger Hall. Students, faculty and interested members of the community are invited to attend this event.

Riley contributes to the influential Index of Economic Freedom, published annually by The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal. The index compares economic freedom and the actions of government in 183 different countries. 

Riley is an alumnus of Kansas State University where he received his bachelor's degree in economics. He also received his master's degree in economics from the University of Southern California.