Freedom to Choose Conference 2013, sponsored by The University of Notre Dame Australia Fremantle Campus

Mannkal Economic Education Foundation / UNDA


Conference Program

THE PROGRAM
For Tuesday 2nd July

Time Conference Program

9:00am

Registration – Coffee/Tea served

9:30am

Welcome from the Dean, School of Business: Professor Chris Doepel

Jeremy Shearmur
"Government Failure in Another Light: How Corporations Can Do Government-Style Things We Wouldn't Want Government to Do"

Tony Endres
"Capital Formation Processes and Interventionist Dynamics in the Economics of Development"

11:00am

Morning Tea served

11:30am

Mac Boot
"Governments and railways in late colonial Australia: a case study in government failure"

Jonathan Pincus
"The Power to Tax, Revisited"

1:00pm

Lunch served

2:00pm

John King
"Why the Reform of Capitalism is no Longer Possible: a neo-Marxian view?"

Richard Pomfret
"Modern Capitalism and the Tangled Triangle: The Welfare State, Financial Intermediation, and Debt Crises"

3:30pm

Afternoon Tea served

4:00pm

Geoffrey Brennan
"The Theory of Government Failure: An Economist's View"

5:00-6:30

Post Conference Drinks – Refreshments served