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Ivan Eland on U.S. Embargo on Cuba
Recorded: Thursday, October 21, 2010
Ivan Eland on Russia Today discusses the counterproductive effects of the current U.S. embargo on Cuba.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Diplomacy and Foreign Aid, Trade
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
Ivan Eland on Violence in Kyrgyzstan
Recorded: Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Ivan Eland on Russia Today provides commentary on the political unrest in Kyrgyzstan.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (International)
Ivan Eland on Election Fraud in Afghanistan
Recorded: Friday, October 2, 2009
Originally aired on 10/2/09. Ivan Eland discusses Peter Galbraiths accusation of fraud benefiting incumbent Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, in an interview on Russia Today.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Democracy, Economic History and Development (International)
Alex Tabarrok on How Ideas Trump Crises
Recorded: Sunday, February 1, 2009
Alex Tabarrok at TED argues how free trade and globalization are shaping the world into an idea-sharing community that is more healthy, happy and prosperous than anyone's predictions.
Experts: Alexander T. Tabarrok Type: Other Event Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Political Ideology and Philosophy
Lessons from the Poor: The Power of Entrepreneurship
Recorded: Thursday, November 13, 2008
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At this Policy Forum, Independent Institute Senior Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, former Bolivian President Jorge Quiroga, economist William Easterly, and a group of policy experts discuss the findings of the book, Lessons from the Poor. The speakers examine real-world examples of entrepreneurship and why instead of redistributing existing wealth, governments should free people so that they can create it.
Experts: William R. Easterly, Alvaro Vargas Llosa Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy
Alvaro Vargas Llosa on the Latin American Left
Recorded: Friday, April 29, 2005
Senior Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa discusses the rise of the Latin America left on the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS.
Experts: Alvaro Vargas Llosa Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Latin America