A Tribute to Mario J. Rizzo, Our Intrepid Co-Director, on His 70th Birthday

On July 6, 2018 Co-Director of the Classical Liberal Institute, Mario J. Rizzo celebrated his 70th birthday. As a tribute to Mario on this happy occasion, Dr. Andreas Hoffmann, co-editor of the ThinkMarkets blog, collected numerous messages from Mario’s colleagues and friends. Dr. Hoffmann wrote,  “There are very few economists who are as important to […]

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Examining the Roman Law Tradition

In this talk Richard Epstein, NYU Law, will discuss the relationship between natural law and Roman law in order to get a better understanding of how all modern legal systems tend to develop in response to these early texts. The talk will deal with the tension between natural and positive law, and with the fundamental […]

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