Book Discussion on The Chicago School

Johan Van Overtveldt talked about his book, The Chicago School: How the University of Chicago Assembled the Thinkers Who Revolutionized… read more

Johan Van Overtveldt talked about his book, The Chicago School: How the University of Chicago Assembled the Thinkers Who Revolutionized Economics and Business. He described the history of the school and the ways the University of Chicago’s economists have shaped their field. The central figure in the school’s libertarian-leaning economics program was Nobel Prize-winner Milton Friedman. After his presentation the author responded to audience members' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Book Discussion on The Chicago School

211 Views
Program ID:
200003-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jul 29, 2007
Last Aired:
Sep 3, 2007

Airing Details

  • Jul 29, 2007 | 12:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 2007 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2007 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2007 | 7:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on The Chicago School

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:09:52
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:09:52
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video