Foundations of a Free Society: A Spontaneous Society

Our Head of Education, Dr Steve Davies, outlines the fifth pillar of a free society: a spontaneous economy.

Steve explains that, rather than being imposed from above by political authorities, free societies are spontaneous. They build up from the actions of individuals, and the principles of peaceful cooperation created by the free market.

The films are based on our book ‘Foundations of a Free Society’, written for the IEA by the Adam Smith Institute’s Dr Eamonn Butler, which you can download for free here:…