Invisible Hand Seminar, Fall 2020

Shaftesbury, Butler, Hutcheson, and Kames: The Tradition Behind Smith’s Commercial Humanism

Saturday, September 12, 2020 4:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Online Location

Invisible Hand Seminar

Led and organized by Daniel Klein (dklein@gmu.edu)

 

This seminar serves the Adam Smith program community. Contact me to receive the paper.

 

Select Saturdays 4:00 - 5:45

Funding provided in part by the Institute for Humane Studies.

 

FALL 2020: The meetings are online.

 

Saturday Sept. 12:

Erik Matson, Mercatus Center, GMU: Shaftesbury, Butler, Hutcheson, and Kames: The Tradition Behind Smith’s Commercial Humanism

 

Saturday Sept. 26:

Daniel Mahoney, Assumption College: Raymond Aron’s Conservative Liberalism

 

Saturday Oct. 17:

TBA

 

Saturday Nov. 7:

James W. Ely, Jr., Prof. of Law, Vanderbilt Univ.: Is Property the Cornerstone of Liberty?

 

Saturday Dec. 5:

Peter McNamara, Arizona State Univ.: Adam Smith and the American Founding