INSTITUTE FOR ECONOMIC STUDIES EUROPE

INSTITUTE FOR ECONOMIC STUDIES EUROPE

Paris, France

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The mission of IES-Europe is to cultivate a network of aspiring intellectual leaders commited to the advancement of the ideas and practice of liberty.

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NEW ECONOMIC SCHOOL CREATES AN OASIS OF FREE INQUIRY IN CAUCASUS REGION

It’s easy for Westerners to take it for granted that they’ll always have access to peaceful, safe forums in which to discuss ideas — but some regions of the world are more hostile to free and open intellectual discussions. That’s why events like the IX International Summer School on Liberty, Law, and Economics in Bakuriani, Geor...

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EUROPEAN RESOURCE BANK CELEBRATES 10 YEARS

Celebrating it's 10th year, this year's European Resource Bank will be hosted by the Institute for Economic Studies-Europe in Aix en Provence, France, June 27-29. In the shadow of recent European elections, the theme of this year's conference is Reforming Europe for the 21st Century, and participants from think tanks across Euro...

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REMEMBERING GARY S. BECKER

Gary S. Becker, "the greatest social scientist who has lived and worked in the last half century”, as his mentor Milton Friedman called him, passed away recently. Becker revolutionized social sciences by systematically using rationality to better understand human behavior. A devotee of individual liberty under the rule of law, h...

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