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As we engage in peer-to-peer civil disobedience, we are making choices that are leading to the emergence of new law, however slowly and clumsily it follows on.
Uber and the jitney … everything old is new again
FEBRUARY 26, 2015 by SARAH SKWIRE
Regulators ran jitney operators out of every town in America. But something important has changed the game in passengers' favor.
“Libertarian was their counter-culture; it contained multitudes”
FEBRUARY 24, 2015 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
The new libertarianism is neither left nor right but its own thing: a maturation of the classical-liberal conviction that society can be built without dependency on the state.
Obamacare’s costs are starting to show
FEBRUARY 24, 2015 by D.W. MACKENZIE
All too many Americans are buffaloed by the hidden tax and regulatory costs that everyone pays.
FEBRUARY 20, 2015 by WENDY MCELROY
Fear of robot labor is fear of the free market.
Open-source currencies create new property paradigms
FEBRUARY 18, 2015 by ANDREAS ANTONOPOULOS
The sharing economy creates conditions where increased participation adds to the underlying good's value and benefits all participants.
The innovations and opportunities of modern markets freed women more than men
FEBRUARY 17, 2015 by STEPHEN DAVIES
Capitalism liberated women from the reality of living in a world of little innovation, slow or nonexistent growth, and chronic material deprivation.
Demystifying capital gains
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Voluntary mechanisms tell the public which professionals are qualified
FEBRUARY 11, 2015 by ROBERT P. MURPHY
There are better and cheaper ways to achieve safety and efficacy than building state licensing regimes.
A value-creating business is “social” whether it pursues an explicit social agenda or not
JANUARY 21, 2015 by MATTHEW MCCAFFREY
The market is an elaborate network of voluntary exchanges in which buyers and sellers constantly make each other better off. In that sense, all value-generating businesses are "social" enterprises.
JANUARY 17, 2013
Spring Break with FEE is a four-day seminar attempting to introduce the freedom philosophy to members of the local Atlanta community. April 8-11, 2013.
NOVEMBER 16, 2012 by HENRY HAZLITT
This primer on economic principles brilliantly analyzes the seen and unseen consequences of political and economic actions. In the words of F.A. Hayek, there is "no other modern book from which the intelligent layman can learn so much about the basic truths of economics in so short a time."
NOVEMBER 14, 2012 by LAWRENCE W. REED, BURTON FOLSOM
A collection of essays by FEE President Lawrence W. Reed and historian Burton W. Folsom, Jr. that surveys the economic history of the United States and the modern world. Along the way, they dismiss commonly-held fallacies and present the stories of the individuals who changed history and expanded liberty for everyone
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Hilton Alexandria Old Town | Washington, D.C. | July 31 - August 02
If you have been inspired by the freedom philosophy and now want to become an great communicator of its ideas, this is the program for you!
Berry College | Rome, GA | July 20 - 23
Everyone knows technology is constantly changing, and changing our lives with it. Attend FEE's Economics of Technological Innovation seminar to explore advancements in the tech sector and the impact it makes on social and economic progress.
St. Edward's University | Austin, TX | July 12 - 15
Entrepreneurship is one of the most rewarding careers paths a person can pursue. At FEE's Economics of Entrepreneurship seminar, you'll discover how economic thinking can help make you a successful entrepreneur while exploring the positive social role of business owners.
Chapman University | Orange, CA | June 15 - 18
Economic literacy goes hand in hand with business success. FEE's Economics of Business Success seminar will allow you to explore economic concepts and how economic thinking can help you become a successful business leader.