17. International Vernon Smith Prize 2024


Is education a public or a private good?
Who gains from being educated?

XVIII Gottfried von Haberler Conference


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European Center of Austrian Economics Foundation


ESG stems from the centralized global governance theory popular at the UN. Its criteria, however, are both contradictory and costly to implement. Africa’s diversity requires the concept to be recalibrated or dropped.


Our Mission is to spread the word about Austrian School of Economics and the works of it’s founders. See for yourself how implementing those principles can change your organisation for better.

Because nothing is black and white, successful expenditure-based fiscal adjustment plans are made up of as much as 20 percent tax increases, on average.


Today’s electoral campaigns are mainly aimed against new players and ideas, not toward constructive programs and transparent politics.


Milei-Caputo’s plan is raising serious doubts, as indicated by Argentina’s recent exchange rate volatility.


Inflation shifts investment from growth to speculation, slowing development and feeding social strife, but governments remain addicted to inflationary spending.


Despite the divergence of interests between Russia and China, the leaders of both countries share a deep commitment to changing the world order: reining in American power and shifting the center of economic and political gravity from the Atlantic to the Asian region.


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Liechtenstein Academy | private, educational foundation (FL)
Altas Network | economic research foundation (USA)
Austrian Economics Center | Promoting a free, responsible and prosperous society (Austria)
Berlin Manhatten Institute | non-profit Think Tank (Germany)
Buchausgabe.de | Buecher fuer den Liberalismus (Germany)
Cato Institute | policy research foundation (USA)
Center for the New Europe | research foundation (Belgium)
Forum Ordnungspolitik
Friedrich Naumann Stiftung
George Mason University
Heartland Institute
Hayek Institut
Hoover Institution
Istituto Bruno Leoni
Institut Václava Klause
Instytut Misesa
IREF | Institute of Economical and Fiscal Research
Johns Hopkins Institute for Applied Economics, Global Health, and the Study of Business Enterprise | an interdivisional Institute between the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, and the Whiting School of Engineering
Liberales Institut
Liberty Fund
Ludwig von Mises Institute
New York University | Dept. of Economics (USA)
Stockholm Network
Students for Liberty
Swiss Mises Institute
Universidad Francisco Marroquin