Lectures and Seminars

Free lectures and seminars on economics and social philosophy. For those interested in economics and ethics. Unique among the events in Vienna!

Past events

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Prof. Peter J. Boettke: Capitalism, Socialism and Our Future

The debate between capitalism and socialism is more topical than ever. Prof. Boettke (George Mason University, Fairfax, USA) will talk about the relevance of this debate for the future of capitalism, the market economy and liberal economic policy. • After the lecture on the podium: conversation of the speaker with Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Klausinger (WU Vienna). • Lecture and talk will be held in English. • Registration below (required), participation is free of charge.

8. May 2023 18:30 Haus der Industrie (Kleiner Festsaal)

Samuel Gregg: Finance and Profit Seeking – How they Serve the Common Good

Christian roots of capitalism – Ethical challenges today – Perspectives for the global overcoming of poverty.
Lecture with ensuing discussion (in English)

29. May 2018 18:30 Haus der Industrie (Ludwig Urban-Saal)

Samuel Gregg: For God and Profit – How Banking and Finance Can Serve the Common Good

This event will be held in English – Diese Veranstaltung findet auf Englisch statt.

28. May 2018 18:00 Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (Executive Academy, Hörsaal EA.6.032)

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