July 12, 1984 Video Collection

Are We Still on the Road to Serfdom?

In this lecture from 1984, Eamonn Butler talks about Friedrich Hayek’s 1944 classic, The Road to Serfdom.

Eamonn Butler is an author on economic and social issues and the director and co-founder of the Adam Smith Institute.

In this lecture from 1984, Butler talks about Friedrich Hayek’s 1944 classic, The Road to Serfdom. He reviews the path to a totalitarian society that Hayek sketches in the short book, and comes to the conclusion that for the most part the Western world is done with heavy-handed authoritarian experimentation.