Freedom to Choose Conference 2011, sponsored by The University of Notre Dame Australia Fremantle Campus

Sponsored by: Mannkal Economic Education Foundation / UNDA


Conference Program

THE PROGRAM
For Friday 29th July

Sessions

Speakers

9.30-11.00

Welcome from the Dean: Chris Doepel (2 minutes)

Jeremy Shearmur: "Karl Popper's Idea of an Open Society: A challenge to, and from, Singapore"

Rodney Tyres: "The Rise and Consequences of Economic Freedom in China".

11.00-11.30

Coffee

11.30-1.00

Patrick Jory: "The Monarchy as the Problem for an Open Society in Thailand"

Peter Warr: "Thai Populism"

1.00-2.00

Lunch

2.00-3.30

Sean Turnell: "Least Free: The Economic Consequences of Fifty Years of Totalitarian Rule in Burma".

William Coleman: "Yearning to Breathe Unfree: an Economist's Interpretation of Popular Despotism"

3.30-4.00

Coffee

4.00-5.00

Ronald E. Findlay: "Freedom and Development in Burma: A Personal View"

5.00-6.30

Drinks: Staff club