Classical Liberalism in Philosophy, Economics, and Politics

We invite all students interested in the ideas of liberty to participate at the

2017 International Summer School „Classical Liberalism in Philosophy, Economics and Politics“

organized jointly by

the CEVRO Institute [school of legal and social studies], Ohio University and Florida State University, and in partnership with The Faculty of Social and Economic Studies, J. E. Purkyne University and Liberální Institut

in Prague in  July 31 - August 4, 2017.

We expect over 35 undergraduate and graduate students from all over the world, regardless of their major, who are interested in broadening and deepening their knowledge of classical liberalism and the fundamentals of the free market. Sessions and debates will focus on topics covering political philosphy, history, economics, and economic policy.

Full Program 


Speakers:

  • Richard Vedder, Ohio University
  • Mark LeBar, Florida State University
  • Peter Boettke, George Mason University
  • Josef Šíma, CEVRO Institute [school of legal and social studies]
  • Dominik Stroukal, Liberální Institute, Prague

US students

  • More info and registration on the DeVoe L. Moore Center at Florida State University site
  • Total Costs: $1000 (includes round trip airfare, hotel, food allowance). 
  • Accommodation in Prague in Mosaichouse.

Non-US students

Conference fee for non-US students (European, Czech,  Slovak, African, Latin American...)  covering all sessions and coffee breaks, is 2.500 CZK/EUR 100

Non-US students have to find accommodation in Prague themselves. There is plenty of hotels/hostels in the center of Prague. If you need assistance, feel free to contact our travel agent Michaela. If you book a hotel through her, she can get you substantial discounts.

E-mail her at michaela@startour.cz and mention the summer school.

Use PayPal for payment in EUR. Your PayPal transfer will be your registration for the summer seminar (make sure you enter your e-mail address when making the payment.) 



For payment in CZK use bank transfer to Raiffeisenbank; Account no.: 2261283001

(Students of CEVRO Institute do not pay the fee and can get credits for attending the summer school.)


For more information, registration and assistance please contact

US students: Joshua Distel (Joshua.Distel@gmail.com)

Other students: Josef Šíma (josef.sima@vsci.cz; +420-777 069 323)


Do you like our focus on philosophy, politics and economics? If so, read about our brand-new international master's program in Philosophy, Politics, Economics (PPE) within which you can specialize in "Studies of Transition", "Austrian School" or "International Politics", study with both U.S. and European faculty and spend a great year in Prague!