Join us for lectures on Thursday evening April 4, or lectures all day Friday April 5 or lectures on Saturday morning April 6, 2013. Heck sign up for all three days.
We are pleased to present Dr. Richard Ebeling with our Spring Lecture Series once again, at no charge, thanks to The Templeton Foundations.
Dr. Ebeling will be visiting this year for lectures on the evening of Thursday, April 4 and all day Friday and Saturday, April 5 and 6, 2013, and they are open to general public, senior civil servants and of course the business and economics students at the College of The Bahamas.
Professor Randy Forbes has assisted once again and the lectures will take place in the state of the art lecture room in the Harry C. Moore Library at the College of The Bahamas, Moss Road and JFK Boulevard entrance.
Once again this year one lucky College of The Bahamas or high school student will win an all-expense paid trip to the Foundation of Economic Education’s College Seminar
The lectures include:
Thursday, April 4, 2013 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm
The Moral Foundations of the Free Market Society: Liberty, Responsibility and Justice
The Ethics and Economics of Private Property and Market Competition
Friday, April 5, 2013 – 9:00am to 5:00pm
The Meaning and Morality of the Profit and Loss System
Why Socialism Failed: The Ethical and Economic Bankruptcy of the Planned Society
Understanding the Economics of the Political Process: Ethical Entrepreneurs or Crony Capitalists?
Being Moral Stewards of the Planet: Market Solutions to Our Environmental Problems
The Ethics and Economics of Redistribution: Are We Helping Our Fellow Men through the Welfare State?
The Fiscal Crisis of Our Time: The Ethics and Economics in Government Debt
Saturday, April 6, 2013 – 9:00am – 12:00pm
Money and Inflation: The Moral Hazards from Paper Money
The Virtues of Liberty: Restoring a Free Society
Lunch included on Friday (sandwiches and chips) and break time snacks (cookies, water and juice) are included.
This event is free but space is limited to 100 on each day.