Weekend Exploring Liberty

Weekend Conference at Stonehill College

March 28-29, 2014

Register!

Undergraduate students and recent graduates are invited to join the Institute for Humane Studies and co-host Stonehill College for a weekend-long discussion on the relationships between markets, government, and rights.

  • March 28-29 (Friday afternoon through Saturday evening)
  • Stonehill College (view map)

Register! Deadline: March 24th (registration is required)

Eligibility: Undergraduates and recent graduates welcome.

Location: Stonehill College, Martin Institute auditorium and classrooms (view map)

Speakers:

  • James Stacey Taylor
  • Robert McDonald
  • Ivan Pongracic

Schedule:

Friday, March 28

4:00 – 4:30: Registration

4:30 – 5:00: Introduction

5:00 – 6:15: How Collectivism Almost Destroyed America – Robert McDonald

6:30 – 9:00:  Dinner and reception

Saturday, March 29

9:00 – 10:00: Breakfast (optional)

10:00 – 11:15: Spontaneous Order & The Market Process – Ivan Pongracic

11:15 – 11:30: Break

11:30 – 12:45: Why Rights are Right – James Stacey Taylor

12:45 – 2:00: Lunch

2:00 – 3:15: Public Choice & Government Failure – Ivan Pongracic

3:15 – 3:30: Break

3:30 – 4:45: Paternalism for Perverts – James Stacey Taylor

4:45 – 5:45: Dinner

5:45 – 7:00: Market Revolution – Robert McDonald

7:00 – 7:15: Closing remarks

7:15 – 9:00: Reception