TFAS "Liberty + Leadership" Podcast

TFAS "Liberty + Leadership" Podcast
A series on the many ways liberty can help us tackle both the everyday and extraordinary issues in our lives.

What Would Hayek Say?
Jun 8 • 26 min
Dr. Peter Boettke joins us to discuss the enduring lessons of Nobel Prize-winning economist F.A. Hayek. Sharing insights from his recent book, “F. A. Hayek: Economics, Political Economy and Social Philosophy,” Dr. Boettke contemplates how Hayek would…
Health, Wealth + Globalization in the Wake of COVID-19
May 20 • 15 min
Economist Dr. Donald Boudreaux joins us for a discussion on how trade impacts our health. As the coronavirus outbreak creates hostility toward globalization, Dr. Boudreaux warns that protectionist policies would ultimately be more detrimental to our…
Doing Bad by Doing Good
Apr 28 • 17 min
Economist Dr. Christopher Coyne joins us for a discussion on why state-led humanitarian efforts and regulations that intend to do good, often end up doing harm. Dr. Coyne uses economic analysis to examine the limits of state aid during times of crisis,…
What is Democratic Socialism?
Apr 9 • 18 min
Economist Dr. Anne Bradley joins us for a candid discussion on the definition, appeal and contradictions of democratic socialism and why it is never the answer (not even during a pandemic). Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley is the George and Sally Mayer Fellow…
Fighting COVID-19 with Free-Market Principles
Mar 30 • 16 min
Dr. Anne Bradley, TFAS George and Sally Mayer Fellow for Economic Education and Academic Director, joins TFAS for a discussion of how the power of the market can be unleashed to help us fight COVID-19.As an economist and professor who teaches young…