Economic Freedom

Steven Landsburg talked about the role of economic freedom in driving innovation and growth. He described the impact of the Industrial… read more

Steven Landsburg talked about the role of economic freedom in driving innovation and growth. He described the impact of the Industrial Revolution on personal income, economic expectations, and poverty. He then explained and refuted two economic theories that favor helping those on the lowest end of income levels, arguing that the consequence of not allowing failure is impeded economic success. Following his presentation he answered audience members' questions.

This speech was part of a Cato Institute forum on economic and political issues. close

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

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Economic Freedom

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Program ID:
307323-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 30, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 5, 2012

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  • Jul 30, 2012 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 30, 2012 | 3:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 30, 2012 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 31, 2012 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 31, 2012 | 12:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 2012 | 12:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 01, 2012 | 5:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2012 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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