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Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar

Introduction | Faculty | Lectures

The Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar is designed as an introductory course on the principles and applications of liberty, natural rights, and free markets. Each day consists of presentations by a faculty of key university professors and Independent Institute fellows on the moral and economic foundations of a free society and their application in our everyday lives. 

The following videos, taken from a selection of lectures over the years, will give you a sense of what students experienced as they attended a summer seminar.

The Rise of Liberty

Economics Fundamentals

Economic Interventionism

Contemporary Issues and Government Failure

The Nation State and the Future of Freedom

Check out our Youtube playlist of all available videos of past seminars.


Challenge of Liberty Seminars are made possible by the generous support of our donors, who have joined with us to educate students and young adults regarding the moral and economic foundations of free societies. 

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