Workshop in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

The workshop will be held in the Ludwig von Mises Room, D100, Mason Hall from 2:00pm-3:30pm unless otherwise noted.

 

 

DATE

PRESENTER

TOPIC

 

 

 



August 31

Book Panel

Richard Wagner
Economics
George Mason University

Chair:
Pete Boettke
Economics
George Mason University

Discussants:
Ross Emmett
Economics
Michigan State University

Karen Vaughn
Economics
George Mason University, Emeritus

 

 

 




James M. Buchanan and Liberal Political Economy: A Rational Reconstruction

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September 7

Atin Basu Choudhary
Economics
Virginia Military Institute

Lessons in academic humility: What does attempting to predict growth with ml techniques teach us?
 


September 14

Yehonatan Givati
Law
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 


Law, Economics, and Language: Spontaneous versus Planned Order


September 21

Daniel Smith
Economics
Troy University

 


Long Live the King? Death as a Term Limit on Executives


September 28

Nicolas Cachanosky
Economics
Metropolitan State University of Denver

 


Is Macroeconomics Taking an Austrian Turn?


October 5

Ryan Murphy
Economics
Southern Methodist University

The State Economic Modernity Index: An Index of State Building, State Size and Scope, and State Economic Power



October 12


Robert Leonard
Economics
Université du Québec à Montréal


Tools, Machines and Metaphysics: E. F. Schumacher and the Idea of Intermediate Technology, 1950-1977


October 19

Tony Gill
Political Science
University of Washington

 

The Libertarian Club Conundrum: Local Norms, Open Borders, and What I learned at the Friendly Neighborhood Megachurch
 




Wednesday,
October 25

Center for the Arts, Concert Hall Grand Tier III

5:00pm-6:30pm


 

Hayek Speaker Series

Deirdre McCloskey
UIC Distinguished Professor of Economics, History, English, and Communication
University of Illinois at Chicago

&

Distinguished Affiliated Fellow
F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Mercatus Center at GMU

 






Humane Libertarianism: A New American Liberalism

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November 2


 NO PPE


NO PPE


November 9

Stephen Davies
History
Institute for Economic Affairs

Cities, Networks, and Power in history and Today

November 16

NO PPE
 

NO PPE

November 23

NO PPE
 

NO PPE


November 30

Greg Dempster
Economics
Hampden-Sydney College

 

The Political Economy of Venture Creation

 

 

 

 

December 7

Book Panel

Barak Richman
Law
Duke University

Chair:
Pete Boettke
Economics
George Mason University

Panelists:
Pete Leeson
Economics
George Mason University

David Skarbek
Economics
Brown University

 

 

 



Stateless Commerce: The Diamond Network and the Persistence of Relational Exchange

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