Prague 2012 Papers

“New Space for Competition”Prague, Czech Republic
September 2-7, 2012

Welcome Speech by Dr. Jiri Schwarz 

SESSION 1
“Economic downturn and socialist reengineering”
Sam Peltzman (USA)
Jesús Huerta de Soto (Spain)
Allan Meltzer (USA)

SESSION 2
“Welfare states versus capitalism”
Peter Boettke (USA)
Lars Feld (Germany)
Lars Christensen (Denmark)

SESSION 3
“Milton Friedman at 100”
Kevin Murphy (USA)
Rolf Lüders (Chile)

SESSION 4
“Regional integration – end of nation states”
Roland Vaubel (Germany)
Boris Begovic (Serbia)
Jiri Weigl (Czech Republic)

SESSION 5
“Contribution of the euro to the European crisis”
George Selgin (USA)
Otmar Issing (Germany)
Mojmir Hampl (Czech Republic)

SESSION 6
“Ludwig von Mises – original thinker and co-founder of the Mont Pelerin Society”
Richard Ebeling (USA)
Guido Hülsmann (Germany, France)
Josef Sima (Czech Republic)

SESSION 7
“New directions in liberalism”
Niclas Berggren (Sweden)
Jan Oravec (Slovakia)
Hardy Bouillon (Germany)

SESSION 8
“How much government involvement in the 21st century education?”
John O´Sullivan (USA)
James Tooley (UK)
Michal Semin (Czech Republic)

SESSION 9
“European fiscal harmonization”
Enrico Colombatto (Italy)
Hans Olaf Henkel (Germany)

SESSION 10
“Rise of new –isms and classical liberalism”
Vaclav Klaus (Czech Republic)
Gerhard Schwarz (Switzerland)

SESSION 11
“The continuing financial crisis”
Robert Barro (USA)