Audio

12 Jul 2013
The launch of the IEA Brexit Prize - Britain after the EU: A Blueprint. Remarks by the Chairman of the judging panel, the Rt Hon Lord Lawson of Blaby.
9 Apr 2013
Philip Booth appears on iTalk FM with Pippa Jones to discuss the role of the IEA and the effect of the welfare state on poverty in the UK.
28 Apr 2012
Prof Philip Booth takes part in an RSA panel on the tax system. Panel includes: Richard Murphy, founder and director, the Tax Justice Network; Mike Lewis, Tax Justice policy adviser, ActionAid; Philip Booth, editorial and programme director, the...
29 Mar 2012
Prof. Elinor Ostrom, Arthur F. Bentley Professor of Political Science at Indiana University and an Economic Sciences Nobel Laureate, delivered the 21st IEA Annual Hayek Memorial Lecture on the subject of 'The Future of the Commons: Beyond...
5 Jul 2011
Prof Robert Barro, Paul M. Warburg Professor of Economics at Harvard University, delivers the Twentieth Annual IEA Hayek Memorial Lecture, on the subject of 'Fiscal-Stimulus Packages'. Opening remarks are provided by IEA Director General...
5 Jul 2011
Prof Robert Barro, Paul M. Warburg Professor of Economics at Harvard University, answers questions following his speech at the Twentieth Annual IEA Hayek Memorial Lecture. The session is chaired by IEA Chairman, Prof David Myddelton.
10 May 2011
Medard Mulangala, parliamentary opposition leader in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Secretary of the Economics and Finance Committee of the National Assembly, and former Minister for Mining and Energy, delivers a lecture at the IEA outlining the...
17 Jun 2010
Prof Gary Becker delivered the 19th Annual Hayek Memorial Lecture - "The Challenge of Immigration: A Radical Solution".
21 Apr 2010
Philip Booth interviews Eamonn Butler (author of the IEA Ludwig von Mises primer) about Ludwig von Mises.
23 Nov 2009
On 23rd November 2009 the IEA hosted a debate on Climate Change. The participants discussed the question: “Do Science and Economics Support Government Action on Climate Change?”. Each speaker provided a different perspective on the...
23 Nov 2009
On 23rd November 2009 the IEA hosted a debate on Climate Change. The participants discussed the question: “Do Science and Economics Support Government Action on Climate Change?”. Each speaker provided a different perspective on the...
23 Nov 2009
On 23rd November 2009 the IEA hosted a debate on Climate Change. The participants discussed the question: “Do Science and Economics Support Government Action on Climate Change?”. Each speaker provided a different perspective on the...
23 Nov 2009
On 23rd November 2009 the IEA hosted a debate on Climate Change. The participants discussed the question: “Do Science and Economics Support Government Action on Climate Change?”. Each speaker provided a different perspective on the...
23 Nov 2009
On 23rd November 2009 the IEA hosted a debate on Climate Change. The participants discussed the question: “Do Science and Economics Support Government Action on Climate Change?”. Each speaker provided a different perspective on the...
3 Nov 2009
In the UK, further education is a bastion of Soviet central planning that has wholly avoided the market-based reforms that have been adopted in other parts of the state sector. In terms of total spending, further education is important, but...
10 Jul 2009
In the last fifty years, many aspects of socialism have been rolled back around the world. Indeed, in the 1990s, following the collapse of communism in Central and Eastern Europe, it seemed as if classical liberal ideas had triumphed. But this did...
12 May 2009
This short interview profiles Verdict on the Crash, a book edited by Philip Booth, with contributions from James Alexander, Michael Beenstock, Eamonn Butler, Tim Congdon, Laurence Copeland, Kevin Dowd, John Greenwood, Samuel Gregg, John Kay, David...
26 Mar 2009
Tim Congdon discusses a book he has authored on the role of the Bank of England. He covers the Northern Rock affair and the subsequent instability in the UK financial system in the context of the history and desired future role of the Bank of...
5 Dec 2008
Philip Booth discusses his book on pensions, Pension Provision: Government Failure Around the World, which surveys the results of government intervention in the market for retirement income provision throughout the world. He starts by looking at...
21 Oct 2008
Differences in the earnings of women and men are increasingly being used to justify regulation of the private affairs of employers and employees. Yet there is little evidence that the 'gender pay gap' is the result of unfair discrimination...