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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.
Zero to One
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
Recorded: Friday, March 7, 2014
Senior Fellow Randy T. Simmons, co-editor of
, looks at the battles over water in the western United States. Thirsty citizens of growing cities, farmers, factories and environmentalists are in a fight for a natural resource that is priced arbitrarily. Its value is determined not by the free market, but by bureaucrats. Outdated government reclamation projects and water policies have put residents of the Golden State at the mercy of the weather, and of government's mandatory regulations.
Experts: Randy T. Simmons Type: Independent Institute TV Issues: Business, Economic Policy, Environment, Land Use, Political Ideology and Philosophy
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
Randy T. Simmons on Environmental Regulation
2012 Summer Seminar for College Students
Recorded: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
This presentation is from our 2012 Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar for college students, which was held from July 30 to August 3, 2012, at Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, California.
View videos and more information about the Summer Seminars.
Experts: Randy T. Simmons Type: Challenge of Liberty Seminars Issues: Environment, Regulation and Deregulation
Robert Nelson on Environmentalism as Religion
Recorded: Monday, May 21, 2012
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Senior Fellow Robert Nelson, author of
talks about the the religious implications between church, state, and environmentalism with Anthony Gill on Research on Religion.
The New Holy Wars
Experts: Robert H. Nelson Type: Radio Issues: Culture/ Society, Environment, Religion
S. Fred Singer Interviewed on KUSI San Diego on Global Warming
Recorded: Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Research Fellow S. Fred Singer speaks with KUSI San Diego's David Davis on
the scientific and economic issues surrounding the global warming debate.
Experts: S. Fred Singer Type: Television Issues: Energy, Environment, Science, Technology
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