Philosophy


Economic Free and Inclusive Growth in Bhutan

I am always pleased to get the chance to return to Asia, a region that seems to grow in its appreciation for Liberty each time I go back. I recently…

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Discussing Responsibility, Regulation, and the Future of Freedom

This is an interview I participated in from London on business ethics, responsibility, regulation, and the future if freedom on IEA.tv. There is also some discussion of my upcoming book…

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Video: State Control or Self-Control?

In this video of the 3rd Annual Australian Libertarian Society’s Friedman Conference in Sydney, I was able to discuss the topic of “State Control or Self-Control?” It was a pleasure…

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Is Capitalism Moral? A Lively Debate

Is Capitalism Moral? Frank Stilwell, Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at the University of Sydney and I debated this topic at an event organized and hosted by the Australian Taxpayers’…

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On the road again….

I got back today from Manhattan, where I met up with my good friend and colleague Professor Mohammad Abul Ahrar Ramizpoor, director of the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization,…

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Cronyism vs. Free Market Capitalism

An excerpt from my talk to the John Locke Foundation in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Full presentation is available through the preceding link.)

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Free Market Capitalism vs. Socialism and Cronyism in Russia

Leonid Nikonov is a contributor to The Morality of Capitalism.

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The Morality of Capitalism

More information on the book and the associated project here.

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Hume and Rousseau, an Astonishing and Mesmerizing Tale

In the course of reading to understand better the differences and the dispute between Voltaire and Rousseau, I read a truly wonderful book, The Philosophers’ Quarrel: Rousseau, Hume, and the…

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