Classical Liberalism in Philosophy, Economics, and Law
Spend one week in Prague, Czech Republic, discussing and studying Classical Liberal ideas and their application in today’s world. In partnership with the Anglo-American University, a Czech-based private university, the program brings together students from across the U.S. and Europe to study big ideas in the history of economics and philosophy with leading American and Czech academics and faculty.
The seminar takes place on July 25-29, 2022.
“Thanks for a great program! I really liked the discussion format–small groups and Q+A. It’s extremely useful how the program promotes free and civil discussion of significant issues. ”– Anonymous participant
About the Seminar
The 2022 Seminar in Classical Liberalism in Philosophy, Economics, and Law will be an intensive, week-long survey of philosophical, economic, and political ideas that have played key roles in the history and development of classical liberalism. The Workshop will consist of two, 2.5-hour sessions most days, comprising an hour of lecture and 90 minutes of discussion. There is ample time for exploring the beauty, history, art, and energy of Prague.
“I love that this program exists. It is important for young adults and teens from everywhere to understand the world of politics, economics, money, logic, and the laws that govern them. THANK YOU!”– Anonymous participant
Workshop faculty include:
- Prof. Josef Šima, Professor of Economics, Metropolitan University, Prague and Lecturer at Anglo-American University
- Prof. Mark LeBar, Professor of Philosophy, Florida State University
- Prof. Adam Martin, Associate Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Texas Tech University
- Prof. John Hasnas, Professor of Business, Georgetown McDonough School of Business, and Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law School.
The 2022 seminar program is accessible here.
How to Apply
Students (enrolled at any Institution of Higher Education) can now participate in the academic part of the seminar for a reduced program fee of 100 EUR, which will cover all program lectures. If interested please write to firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and payment instructions.
Additionally, 3 scholarships will be offered to AAU students, who are interested to participate in the academic part of the seminar. For scholarship terms and requirements please reach out to email@example.com.
The program application deadline for all students, including AAU students is: July 10, 2022.