IHS Sessions at ISFLC16: David Friedman, Bryan Caplan, Antony Davies
Looking for another reason to attend theÂ 9th International Students For Liberty Conference (ISFLC16)? Iâ€™ve got three: David Friedman, Bryan Caplan, and Antony Davies. The threeÂ belovedÂ libertarian intellectuals will be lecturing respectively on anarchism, public choice, and immigration at breakout sessions sponsored by the Institute for Humane Studies (IHS).
- What:Â IHS Breakout Sessions @ ISFLC16
- When: FebruaryÂ 27, 2016 â€” 9 AM â€“ 12:15 PM ET
- Where:Â Marriott Wardman Park (Washington, DC) â€”Â DelawareÂ B
David Â FriedmanÂ is an American economist, physicist, legal scholar, and libertarian theorist. He is known for his writings in market anarchist theory, which is the subject of his most popular book, The Machinery of Freedom. He has authored several other books and articles, including Price Theory,Â Lawâ€™s Order: What Economics Has to Do with Law and Why It Matters, Hidden Order: The Economics of Everyday Life, and Future Imperfect.
Bryan CaplanÂ is an American economist. Caplan is a professor of economics at George Mason University, research fellow at the Mercatus Center, adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute, and blogger for EconLog. HeÂ is the author ofÂ The Myth of the Rational Voter, which was hailed as â€œthe best political book of the yearâ€ by the New York Times in 2007, as well asÂ Selfish Reasons to Have More Kids.
Antony Davies is associate professor of economics at Duquesne University, Mercatus Affiliated Senior Scholar, and Strata Research Fellow. Davies has authored over 150 op-eds for, among others, the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Forbes, Investors Business Daily, and New York Daily News. His YouTube videos on economics and statistics have garnered over 3 million views.