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Economic Liberty Lecture Series: Benjamin Powell
Recorded: Monday, April 23, 2012
Economic Liberty Lecture Series: Benjamin Powell from The Future of Freedom Foundation on Vimeo.
On April 23, 2012, Benjamin Powell gave the following speech at The Future of Freedom Foundations Economic Liberty Lecture Series. The speech, Implications of the Crash of 2008, can viewed above in its entirety.
Benjamin Powell is an associate professor of economics at Suffolk University, the President of the Association of Private Enterprise Education, a senior economist with the Beacon Hill Institute, and a senior fellow with the Independent Institute. He earned his B.S. in economics and finance from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from George Mason University.
Experts: Benjamin W. Powell Type: Other Event Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Labor and Employment
Alex Tabarrok: Launching the Innovation Renaissance
Recorded: Friday, December 9, 2011
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C-FIRE Deputy Director R.J. Lehmann interviews Independent Institute Research Director Alexander T. Tabarrok about his new book,
Launching the Innovation Renaissance: A New Path to Bring Smart Ideas to Market Fast
Experts: Alexander T. Tabarrok Type: Radio Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic History and Development (U.S.), Education, Free Market Economics, Litigation, Privatization, Property Rights
Ivan Eland on Palestine Getting UNESCO Membership
Recorded: Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Originally aired November 1, 2011. Ivan Eland, Director, Center on Peace and Liberty at the Independent Institute, talks to Russia Today about implications of Palestine's recent UNESCO membership.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy
Alexander Tabarrok on Bounty Hunting & Defending the Indefensible
Recorded: Thursday, August 18, 2011
Alexander Tabarrok, Research Director at the Independent Institute, speaks with John Stossel of Fox Business Networks Stossel on bounty hunting and defending the indefensible.
Experts: Alexander T. Tabarrok Type: Television Issues: Crime, Criminal Justice/ Prisons, Law Enforcement, Privatization
Benjamin Powell on Europes Budget Solution
Recorded: Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Benjamin Powell, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, engages with Judge Napolitano on Fox Business Network's Freedom Watch about Europes budget crisis.
Experts: Benjamin W. Powell Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt
Ivan Eland on Syrian Unrest
Recorded: Sunday, April 17, 2011
Originally aired 4/17/11 on Al-Jazeera Inside Story. Ivan Eland assesses the rising tensions in Syria and the possible responses by the United States.
Experts: Ivan Eland Type: Television Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Diplomacy and Foreign Aid, Economic History and Development (International)
Alex Tabarrok on Economic Growth and Innovation
Recorded: Thursday, December 16, 2010
Originally aired on 12/16/10 on Reckoning America. Alex Tabarrok talks about the global economy and how the story of economic growth is rapidly changing.
Experts: Alexander T. Tabarrok Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic History and Development (U.S.), Trade
Is U.S. Justice Broken?
Recorded: Thursday, December 9, 2010
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From fingerprinting to criminal sentencing, from lawyer licensing to judicial selection, and from eminent domain to wealth transfers via class-action lawsuits, how do perverse incentives impact the law and what reforms would create a more just and efficient legal system?
Experts: David D. Friedman, Alex Kozinski, Edward J. López, David J. Theroux Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Crime, Criminal Justice/ Prisons, Law Enforcement