CLI Fellow Liya Palagashvili named to Forbes 30 under 30 List

CLI Fellow Liya Palagashvili has been named to this year’s Forbes 30 under 30 list in Law and Policy. Liya is an assistant professor in economics at State University of New York, Purchase, and is studying the effects of regulation on entrepreneurship and markets. Her current project involves investigating the regulatory environment for tech startups. Visit the […]

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Horne: Property and Prohibitions

The NYU Journal of Law & Liberty, The Classical Liberal Institute, and the New York University School of Law held a conference on the recent Supreme Court decision, Horne v. United States Department of Agriculture. “Horne: Property and Prohibitions” at the New York University School of Law on Friday, February 26, 2015. Horne altered American […]

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RSVP Now: The Meaning of the US Constitution: Evidence from Early Translations

Tuesday, February 23, 2016  |  12:15 PM – 1:45 PM Classroom 214, Furman Hall 245 Sullivan Street, New York, NY 10012 Please join us as Christina Mulligan (Assistant Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School) and Michael Douma (Director, Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics, Georgetown University, McDonough School of Business) discuss their […]

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Magna Carta: Then and Now

  On November 6, 2015, Mervyn Allister King KG, GBE, FBA, Professor of Economics and Law at New York University School of Law, delivered a keynote address commemorating the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta on November 6, 2015. “Magna Carta: Then and Now” examined the past, present, and future of the Magna Carta in the political […]

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Now Available: Spontaneous Order and Emergence of New Systems of Property Papers

The Iowa Law Review has published a special issue featuring the papers from our November 13-15, 2014 Spontaneous Order and Emergence of New Systems of Property conference. Links to the articles are available below.  For more information or to watch video recordings of the conference, please click here.   Introduction to Spontaneous Order and Emergence of […]

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RSVP Now for the Eleventh Annual Hayek Lecture

Registration has opened for the Eleventh Annual Hayek Lecture, featuring The Honorable Douglas H. Ginsburg, US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.  Judge Ginsburg will deliver the evening’s keynote address titled “Our Illiberal Administrative Law.” For more details and to RSVP, please click here.

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Op. Ed. Strive to Help Entrepreneurs Thrive

The current state of entrepreneurship is receiving considerable attention as debate simmers around questions of business dynamism in the United States. According to a Gallup article, the U.S. has dropped to 12th among developed nations in terms of business startups. Economists also recently found evidence for this downward trend in business activity and attribute it to diminished incentives […]

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The Affordable Care Act in 2015

The Classical Liberal Institute, along with the New York University Journal of Law and Liberty, held a symposium on the Affordable Care Act in March of 2015. The symposium featured three panels on current issues surrounding the ACA, including Hobby Lobby and the contraceptive mandate, the King v. Burwell case, and concrete plans for continued health reform. […]

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The Ends of Capitalism

On Thursday, February 26 and Friday, February 27, 2015, CLI hosted The Ends of Capitalism, featuring experts across multiple academic disciplines participating in a broad-ranging discussion and evaluation of capitalism. The conference focused on philosophical, legal, social and economic issues from the moral basis of the system to specific issues like income distribution, intellectual property […]

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