Philosophers' Café

Is free market more free than the sovereign state?

Mon, 30 Apr 2012 7:30 PM

Markets can self-regulate and correct for the greater good of the society - or so we are told. What makes markets free? Is primacy of politics or sovereignty of the state compatible with free, unregulated markets? What is market?

Date: Monday, April 30, 7:30 pm

Location: Caffe Amici, 1344 Commercial Drive (at Kitchener), Vancouver | Map

Admission: Free

Related topic(s): Liberal Arts and Sciences

Moderator

Zahid Makhdoom speaks and writes extensively on the issues of justice, peace and human rights, and is currently engaged as a humble public servant.

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