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Climate Policy with Andrew Light

Climate Policy with Andrew Light

The southside group is a biweekly lunch group composed of George Mason faculty and students. We are open to anyone interested in participating in an eclectic and serious discussion of contemporary problems under the broad rubric of political economy.

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Tyler Cowen and Steve Pearlstein

Tyler Cowen and Steve Pearlstein

Tyler Cowen, author of Stubborn Attachments, and Steven Pearlstein, author of Can American Capitalism Survive? discuss capitalism, morality, and economic growth.

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American Capitalism with Steve Pearlstein

American Capitalism with Steve Pearlstein

The southside group is a biweekly lunch group composed of George Mason faculty and students. We are open to anyone interested in participating in an eclectic and serious discussion of contemporary problems under the broad rubric of political economy.

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Authoritarian Apprehensions: Ideology, Judgement, and Mourning in Syria

Authoritarian Apprehensions: Ideology, Judgement, and Mourning in Syria

If the Arab uprisings initially seemed to herald the end of tyrannies and a move toward liberal democratic governments, their defeat not only marks a reversal but is of a piece with new forms of authoritarianism worldwide. Scholars have begun wondering, with some urgency, why citizens themselves seem so often to be attracted to autocracy.

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