12th Annual Summer Institute Conference Videos

Chicago Old and New

Friday, June 24, 2011

James M. Buchanan, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, George Mason Universtiy and Virginia Polytechnic and State University
Ideology or Error: Economists and the Great Recession

David C. Colander, Middlebury College and Craig Freedman, Macquarie University
The Chicago Counter-Revolution and the Loss of the Classical Liberal Tradition

Deirdre McCloskey, University of Illinois
Ethics, Friedman, Buchanan, and the Good Old Chicago School: Getting (Back) to Humanomics

Danilo Freitas Ramalho da Silva, University of Sao Paulo
Friedman, Phelps, Lucas and the Natural Rate of Unemployment

Charles R. McCann, Jr., University of Pittsburg, and Vibha Kapuria-Foreman, Colorado College
Robert Franklin Hoxie and the Road to Scientific Management and Labor

Trial by Economists

Saturday, June 25, 2011

David M. Levy, George Mason University, and Sandra J. Peart, University of Richmond Jepson School of Leadership Studies
The Mock Trial of the Economists: Experts and Liberalism

Michael Perelman, California State University at Chico
Sex, Lies, and Economics: The Amazing Story and Relevance of Economics and Economists Before Adam Smith

Schools of Economists

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Rob Garnett, Texas Christian University
Schools of Thought in the Republic of Social Science

Joshua D. Binney and J. Daniel Hammond, Wake Forest University
When Markets Fail: The Pigouvian Margins, the Coase Theorem, and the Ratification of Government Intervention

Cameron M. Weber, Fashion Institute of Technology, SUNY College of Art and Design, Business and Technology
Re-reading Veblen’s The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899) in the 21st Century

Simons & Hayek
Sunday, June 26, 2011

Sherry Kasper, Maryville College
Why Was Henry Simons Interventionist: The Peculiar Legacy of a Chicago Economist

Regis Servant, University Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne
What is cultural evolution in the work of F. A. Hayek?

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Till Duppe, Universitat Hamburg
Arrow and Debreu Dehomogenized

Paola Tubaro, University of Greenwich Business School
Personal drama or theory-building? Georgescu-Roegen on Gossen

Giandomenica Becchio, University of Turin
Economics in the International Encyclopaedia of Unified Science: from Vienna to the USA

Monday, June 26, 2011

Thomas C. Leonard, Princeton University
Social Control: How the Progressive Economists Thought About Expertise

Michael D. Thomas, Utah State University
Bentham Misread: An Examination of Utilitarianism

Carlos Eduardo Suprinyak, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
The Role of Experts in the Public Assessment of England’s Trade Crisis of the Early 1620’s

Silvant, Claire, University of Paris II - PHARE
Rules vs. discretion: the debate on free or regulated banking in the mid-19th century French liberal thought


Conference Co-chairs

If you have any questions, please contact:

  • Sandra J. Peart, Dean
    Jepson School of Leadership Studies
    Email: speart@richmond.edu
  • David M. Levy, Professor of Economics
    George Mason University
    : DavidMLevy@gmail.com