A Culture of Growth

Joel Mokyr will give the second Personal Freedom Lecture, at the University of Palermo, Sala Magna, Complesso Monumentale dello Steri, Piazza Marina, on the 5th of June 2017…

Public Administration and the Classical Liberal Tradition

May 5-6 I’m joining a Mercatus Manuscript Workshop, on Paul Dragos Aligica, Peter Boettke and Vald Tarko’s latest manuscript: Public Administration and the Classical Liberal Tradition. Modern Political…

The results of the Personal Freedom project

The results of the Personal Freedom project in a debate, once again, at the Institute of Economic Affairs, in London, with Pietro Navarra, Chandran Kukathas, Mark Pennington, Stephen Davies, Emily Skarbek,…

Social Interaction and Political Legitimacy

The Personal Freedom project will take part in the American Public Choice Society Meeting, in Fort Lauderdale, March 10 to 12. The project will be there with a…

La crisi che non c’è

La crisi che non c’è (nonostante i pessimisti) Ma allora se l’America non è sull’orlo del baratro perché Sanders e soprattutto Trump hanno così successo tra gli elettori?…

«The Economist» on happiness in Europe

The latest data on happiness reported by The Economist confirm the positive influence of good governance. Good governance, in general, means more choice and more opportunity for self-determination in…