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Peter Thiel | Developing the Developed World
Entrepreneurship, Liberty, and the Future
Recorded: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Entrepreneur and Author
Peter A. Thiel spoke at a luncheon sponsored by the Independent Institute on January 27, 2015. He shared insights from his new book on how to create true innovations in the world of atomsnot just digits and bitsand how to foster a peaceful, prosperous and freer future marked by globalization in a world of limited resources.
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Experts: Peter A. Thiel Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Antitrust, Competition, and Monopoly, Bureaucracy and Government, Business, Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Corporate Welfare, Culture/ Society, Economic History and Development (U.S.), Economic Policy, Education, Energy, Free Market Economics, Freedom, Government Power, Government Secrecy, Health Care, History (U.S), Labor and Employment, Law Enforcement, Political Ideology and Philosophy, Politics, Privacy, Public Health/ Consumer Protection, Regulation and Deregulation, Science, Technology, Transportation
Recorded: Friday, March 21, 2014
Senior Fellow Lawrence J. McQuillan exposes Government misappropriation of gas tax revenue to fund "smart growth" urban development programs.
Experts: Lawrence J. McQuillan Type: Independent Institute TV Issues: Agriculture, Bureaucracy and Government, Economic Policy, Environment, Government Waste/Pork, Land Use, Regulation and Deregulation, Urban Issues
Ivan Eland Discusses TSAs New PreCheck Program on ARNN
Recorded: Thursday, August 8, 2013
Senior Fellow Ivan Eland talks with host Ernie Brown about airport security and the TSAs new PreCheck program on Americas Radio News Network.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Radio Issues: Culture/ Society, Terrorism and National Crises, Transportation
Art Carden on Stossel
Recorded: Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Research Fellow Art Carden on
Stossel to discuss the topic What you think you know...may not be so.
Experts: Art Carden Type: Television Issues: Agriculture, Economic Policy, Education, Free Market Economics, Trade
Benjamin Powell on the Payroll Tax Cut and Salt Regulation by the FDA
Recorded: Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Benjamin Powell engages with Judge Napolitano on Fox Business Networks
Freedom Watch about the payroll tax cut and the FDA regulation of salt.
Experts: Benjamin W. Powell Type: Television Issues: Agriculture, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Regulation and Deregulation, Social Security, Taxes
Mary Theroux on BART Cell Phone Shutdown
Recorded: Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Mary Theroux, Senior Vice President at the Independent Institute, engages with Judge Napolitano on Fox Business Network's Freedom Watch about BART's cell phone shutdown in San Francisco.
Experts: Mary L. G. Theroux Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Technology, Transportation
Robert Higgs on the U.S. Governments Ethanol Scam
Recorded: Saturday, May 14, 2011
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Here is Independent Institute Senior Fellow
Robert Higgs speaking on Ethanol Subsidies Have Many Bad Consequences, from the Mises Circle seminar, Agricultural Subsidies: Down on the D.C. Farm, held May 14th in Indianapolis.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Other Event Issues: Agriculture, Energy, Environment, Government Waste/Pork
Benjamin Powell on U.S. Pork Barrel Farm Policies
Recorded: Friday, August 20, 2010
Benjamin Powell on CNBC discusses the pitfalls of U.S. protection of the farming industry with pork barrel farm policies, and how they hurt both Americans and producers in underdeveloped countries.
Experts: Benjamin W. Powell Type: Television Issues: Agriculture, Government Waste/Pork, Trade