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Robert Higgs on Obamas Spending Spree
Recorded: Monday, October 26, 2009
Originally aired on 10/26/09 on FoxNews.coms Freedom Watch. Robert Higgs, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, examines why government spending cant pull the U.S. out of economic recession.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Television Issues: Economic Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Government Waste/Pork, Taxes
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 Tabarrok Type: Other Event Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Political Ideology and Philosophy
Robert Higgs on War, Taxes, and Economic Crises
Recorded: Thursday, January 15, 2009
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Other Event Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Economic Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Taxes
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