The College of Charleston School of Business’ Initiative for Public Choice and Market Process holds a talk this week on political reform,

The presentation by Wayne Leighton, professor of economics at Universidad Francisco Marroquin in Guatemala and executive director of The Antigua Forum, is part of the “BB&T Free Market Process” speakers series.

It will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Beatty Center’s Wachovia Auditorium at 5 Liberty St. in downtown Charleston, between St. Phillip and King streets.

Leighton’s presentation is titled: “Madmen, Intellectuals, and Academic Scribblers: The People Who Drive Political Change, and How They Do It.”

It is free and open to the public.