Adam Smith As Solon: Accommodating, not Abandoning Liberty
Michael Clark and Luke Hollister for AdamSmithWorks A wise leader considers what the public can bear, not just what he thinks would otherwise be best. Clark and Hollister show Smith's Solonic side as Smith edits his works and responds to the world around him. "The socialist or fascist is more prone to this folly, but a liberal may also qualify as a man of system if he makes his doctrine his vanity." Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Economic Freedom on the Reservation: A Conversation with Thomas Stratmann
Thomas Stratmann with Juliette Sellgren March 1, 2024
Kristi Kendall on Filmmaking and Documenting Our Divisions
Kristi Kendall with Juliette Sellgren February 22, 2024
On the objective-functions of firms and consumers
Thelmo Vargas-Madrigal for AdamSmithWorks What should people in business maximize? Thelmo Vargas-Madrigal gives a brief tour of famous thinkers who have tried to answer that question and picks his winners and losers.
Sobre los objetivos de las empresas y de los consumidores
Thelmo Vargas-Madrigal para AdamSmithWorks "Desde la perspectiva de política pública, la historia ha demostrado que la visión de Karl Marx sobre cómo optimizar el bienestar de la sociedad era errónea, mientras que la de Adam Smith era correcta e inspiradora."
Off the Air But On the Record with Alain Bertaud
Juliette Sellgren for AdamSmithWorks Marvel at how a conversation about famously disruptive buildings turned into one about Adam Smith and trust in society.