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International Conference

June 11-12, 2015

Washington, DC

The New Science and Economics of Climate Change

This International Conference on Climate Change will explore these important questions:

  1. Is it time for the US Congress to take a fresh look at climate science and examine the economic impacts of past and current laws.
  2. Is it time for Congress to explore better science-based policies for energy and the environment?
  3. In short: Isn’t it time to start over on the question of global warming?

Event in Berlin

June 18, 2015

Berlin, Albrechtstraße 11

Venezuela - A Failing Utopia

16 years after Hugo Chavez moved Venezuela towards socialism, the country is facing an ever deepening economic, social and political crisis. The Venezuelan expert Dr. José Luiz Cordeiro will present how interventionist policies failed to use the country's enormous oil reserves to create large scale wealth.



Event in Berlin

June 19, 2015

Berlin, Albrechtstraße 11

How Technology and Artificial Intelligence impact our Lives

In a time when the end of the world is announced on a regular basis, it seems to be naive to be optimistic about the future. But the Venezuelan scientist, futurist, economist, engineer and columnist, Dr. José Luiz Cordeiro shows us not only how technology will bring us a bright future, he also...

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Jessica Wright

The Power of the Poor

Essay for the blog contest sponsored by Free to Choose Media, promoting Hernando DeSoto's new documentary "The Power of the Poor". See a video preview of the documentary at this link.


Essay Question: "What institutions can enable the world's poor to realize their power and achieve prosperity?"


Read the essay at the link below...



Yes, I want current messages of the Institute for Free Enterprise:


Friedrich August von Hayek (1899-1992)

"Perhaps the fact that we have seen millions voting themselves into complete dependence on a tyrant has made our generation understand that to choose one's government is not necessarily to secure freedom"

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