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2012 Summer Seminar for College Students

The Independent Institute

Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 9:00 AM - Friday, August 3, 2012 at 12:00 PM (PDT)

Belmont, CA

2012 Summer Seminar for College Students

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Student Tuition
This ticket covers just the registration fee. Attendees can commute from a local address or can make other housing arrangements.
Ended $195.00 $0.00
Student Tuition plus Room & Board
This ticket is for students who would like to stay on campus. It covers the registration fee and room & board for the week.
Ended $495.00 $0.00

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This week-long seminar, hosted at Notre Dame de Namur University in the San Francisco Bay Area, features advanced lectures by university professors and Independent Institute fellows. Addressing topics of particular concern to college-age participants, this session will deepen students’ knowledge by exploring more rigorous questions regarding freedom and economics. Students staying on campus will have access to the university’s amenities including cafeteria, pool, athletic fields, dorm common areas as well as nightly events.

Topics include:

Monday Ethics and Liberty: Examination of natural rights and their importance in free, peaceful societies
Tuesday Austrian Economics: How information and actions are coordinated among free individuals
Wednesday Property and Profits: How competition increases wealth and prosperity
Thursday Order without the State: Why business cycles of boom and bust are created by government intervention
Friday Open Discussions: War and economic and civil liberties

 

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Notre Dame de Namur University
1500 Ralston Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002

Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 9:00 AM - Friday, August 3, 2012 at 12:00 PM (PDT)


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The Independent Institute

The Independent Institute is a non-profit, non-partisan, scholarly research and educational organization that sponsors in-depth studies of critical social and economic issues.

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