13 ottobre 2018
The International Seminar for Young Classical Liberal Scholars
Hotel Due Mari, Sestri Levante
Vico del Coro 18, Sestri Levante
13:00 - 04:00
    XII Mises Seminar
    Hotel Due Mari, Sestri Levante

    During the Seminar 6 young researchers will present their own original papers, which are then discussed by a senior scholar and debated by the audience. A number of papers presented in the Mises Seminar were later published in reputable academic journals.

    The list of accepted papers will be made available shortly
     
    More information as to the participation fees and other general information can be found at the bottom of the page.

    We wish to thank the Salus Charity Foundation for its support to this event
    We also wish to thank Coca Cola Italia and Amarelli for their contribution 
     
    Programme

    SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13th

    01:00 PM
    Welcome and Registration

    3:15 PM
    Emanuele Martinelli
    The Politics of Blockchain (PDF)
    Discussant: Mark Pennington (Professor of Public Policy and Political Economy, King's College London)
    Presentation Slides (PDF)
    Audio
    Video

    4:30 PM
    Luca Bellardini
    How Current Financial Legislation Wrestles with Individual Liberty. The MiFID II / MiFIR Case (PDF)
    Discussant: Philip Booth (Senior Academic Fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs, Professor of Finance, Public Policy and Ethics, St. Mary's University, Twickenham)
    Presentation Slides (PDF)
    Audio
    Video

    5:45 PM
    Carlo Stagnaro (Istituto Bruno Leoni)
    Baptists and Bootleggers Go Digital. The Regulation of the Digital Economy in Italy
    Discussant: Maria Blanco (profesora de Historia del Pensamiento Económico en la Universidad CEU-San Pablo)
    Morderator: Rosamaria Bitetti (Luiss/OECD/Istituto Bruno Leoni)
    Presentation Slides (PDF)
    Audio
    Video

    7:00 PM
    Forlin Lecture
    The Case for Fractional Reserve Banking
    George Selgin (Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives at the Cato Institute, Washington DC)
    Audio
    Video

    8:30 PM
    Cocktail

    9:00 PM
    Dinner

    SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14th

    9:45 AM
    Carmen Rodriguez
    Teacher evaluations as key to learning. A case study of freedom and responsibility in higher education (PDF)
    Discussant: Pierre Garello (Professor of Economics, Aix Marseille University)
    Presentation Slides (PDF)
    Audio
    Video

    11:00 AM
    Francesco Del Prato
    Privatization, Partial privatization, and Competition (PDF)
    Discussant: Andrea Goldstein (Senior Economist at the OECD Investment Division)
    Presentation Slides (PDF)
    Audio
    Video

    Break

    12:15 PM
    Closing Lecture
    Why We Don't Need Government for Science
    Terence Kealey (Visiting Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute, Washington DC)
    Audio
    Video

    1:30 PM
    Buffet lunch

     
    The XII Mises Seminar will be held in

    Hotel Due Mari
    Vico del Coro 18
    16039 Sestri Levante
    Phone: 0185 42 695
    info@duemarihotel.it
    http://www.duemarihotelsestrilevante.it
     
    The participation fees for the Mises Seminar are:

    250 € (for participants over 30 years of age)
    110 € (for participants under 30 years of age)
     
    To the members of Students for Liberty we offer a special participation fee of of 70 €, which also includes the stay in hotel. 
     
    Rooms are available to all other participants at the special rates of:

    Double Room € 120
    Single Room (or Double Room-Single Occupancy) € 80

    Please refer all inquiries to Sara Scordari for more information and to reserve your room as soon as possible.