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The Crisis of 2008: The Real Problem was Nominal

  • 12/05/2010
    12:00
The IEA is delighted to invite you to hear Scott Sumner present on “The Crisis of 2008: The Real Problem was Nominal”. The prevailing view of the crisis is that it was caused by reckless sub-prime lending. But Sumner, an American academic and renowned blogger(TheMoneyIllusion.com), posits a different theory. He suggests the real culprit was (more…)

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A seminar hosted with the Bournemouth University

  • 09/07/2009
    12:00
'Law, Free Markets and the Crash' A Law and Economics Seminar Thursday, 9th July 2009 2 Lord North Street Westminster London SW1 Programme: 1:00pm Lunch 1:40pm Opening of seminar Dr Cento Veljanovski, IEA Fellow in Law & Economics and Managing Partner, Case Associates 1:45pm 'The legal foundations of free markets – why general principles hold (more…)

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The Democracy Institute is holding an event looking at how political elites denormalise a way of life

  • 29/04/2010
    16:45
The War on Working Class Culture – How Political Elites Denormalise a Way of Life Chair – Mark Littlewood, Director General, IEA Authors – Dr Patrick Basham, Director, Democracy Institute and Dr John Luik, Senior Fellow, Democracy Institute This provocative Democracy Institute General Election report takes the Government and Opposition parties to task for their (more…)

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The lauch of a major new publication which charts the policy development of privatisation

  • 11/03/2009
    18:30
The Institute of Economic Affairs invites you to attend an IEA Book Launch: The Official History of Privatisation Volume 1: The formative years 1970-1987 (published by Routledge) by David Parker Wednesday 11th March 2009 6.30pm – 8.00pm (with brief remarks by the Author at 7.00pm) 2 Lord North Street, Westminster, SW1 (door on Great Peter (more…)

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The IEA is delighted to announce the 2010 Beesley Lectures

  • 04/11/2010
    18:30
The Beesley Lectures are a series of eight annual lectures covering regulated industries in the UK. Now in their twentieth year, the lectures are held in memory of Professor Michael Beesley, who was a leading architect of the British system of utility regulation and a Managing Trustee of the Institute of Economic Affairs. He founded (more…)

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Institute of Directors


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The 19th annual series of lectures analysing the regulated industries

  • 12/11/2009
    18:30
The Beesley Lectures are a series of eight annual lectures covering the regulated industries in the UK. Now in their nineteenth year, the lectures are held in memory of Professor Michael Beesley, who founded the series in 1991 and organized them until his death in 1999. He was a leading architect of the British system (more…)

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The Institute of Directors


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IEA Book Launch

  • 08/01/2010
    16:30
The Institute of Economic Affairs invites you to attend: An IEA Book Launch Heroic Misadventures: Australia’s Four Decades – Full Circle , by Ron Manners On: Friday 8th January 2010, 4.30pm – 6.00pm (with brief remarks at 5.00pm by author Ron Manners, and followed by drinks reception until 6.00pm) At: 2 Lord North Street, Westminster, (more…)

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A panel discussion exploring the issue of financial regulation after the crash

  • 27/05/2009
    17:30
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE:EVENT NOW TO TAKE PLACE AT CHURCH HOUSE The Institute of Economic Affairs invites you to attend an evening panel discussion ‘Financial Regulation After the Crash’ Panellists: Professor Philip Booth, Editorial & Programme Director, IEA Alastair Clark CBE, Former Advisor to the Governor of Bank of England Professor Laurence S Copeland, (more…)

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IEA, 2 Lord North Street, SW1


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Alchemists of Loss: How Modern Finance and Government Intervention Crashed the Financial System

  • 30/06/2010
    17:30
Over the last thirty years, capital markets have been restructured through the tenets of modern finance. This has been enormously profitable for the financial services sector. However, these innovations, coupled with unsound risk and regulatory practices have proved disastrous for the global economy. In a clear and accessible style, Kevin Dowd and Martin Hutchinson show (more…)

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2 Lord North Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3LB, United Kingdom

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(Entrance on Great Peter Street)