Bryan Caplan gives us the case against traditional education.
Aaron Ross Powell
Aaron Ross Powell is Director and Editor of Libertarianism.org, a project of the Cato Institute. Libertarianism.org presents introductory material as well as new scholarship related to libertarian philosophy, theory, and history. He is also co-host of Libertarianism.org’s popular podcast, Free Thoughts. His writing has appeared in Liberty and The Cato Journal. He earned a JD from the University of Denver.
Robert Whaples joins us for a conversation on the Pope’s earnest call to build a caring society.
Jay Schweikert and Clark Neily join us for a conversation on law enforcement and accountability.
Timothy Sandefur joins us for a conversation on Frederick Douglass.
John Hasnas joins us this week to discuss the evolutionary process of common law.
Will Duffield joins us again to discuss Cambridge Analytica and the future of social media.
Alex Nowrasteh joins us today to discuss the state of immigration in President Trump’s America.
James Stacey Taylor asks why it is that we seem to be comfortable with the idea of buying and selling some things, but not others.
Peter Van Doren joins Aaron and Trevor to answer questions about market failure and the provision of public goods.
Tom Palmer joins us for a discussion on the two most common philosophical justifications for libertarianism: consequentialism and rights-based theories.
Michael Cannon discusses a topic people seem to love getting into debates over: health care and the idea of government health care reform.
Timothy B. Lee gives us a primer on Bitcoin and how it works.
Tom W. Bell joins Aaron and Trevor for a discussion on intellectual property, specifically copyright law in the United States.
Peter Van Doren talks about regulatory failure in markets, specifically phone service, banking, electricity, internet, and health care.
Randy Barnett describes five rights—informed by natural law—that are crucial for properly structuring a society.
Mark A. Calabria gives a history of banking regulation and explains the incentives built into the regulatory system that governs investments here in America.
David Kopel joins us this week for a discussion on the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: the right to keep and bear arms.
Peter Van Doren joins us this week for a discussion on net neutrality. What is net neutrality, and why do people seem to get so upset about it?