00:00    |    
Initial credits 
00:06    |    
02:04    |    
Potencial roles of government 
Protective state 
Productive state
Redistributive state 
04:43    |    
Austrian and Public Choice problems 
What does robust political economy ask?
Dismissing socialism 
Market failure and externalities 
Classic liberalism 
Effective government institutions and knowledge problems 
11:10    |    
Friedrich August von Hayek 
Night-watchman state system 
The mechanics of liberty 
Non-minimal state 
15:45    |    
Conditions for public goods 
Government and the market 
Instruments of redistribution 
Wants of the community 
17:11    |    
Hayekian inconsistencies 
New methods in the competition 
Progressive taxation is not uniform 
What truly collective wants are? 
Why would you not describe what they want as a collective want? 
Generality principle
Summary of inconsistent theories 
30:22    |    
Lingering problems 
Achievable alternatives 
Hayek as an anarchist 
36:06    |    
39:12    |    
Question and answer period
¿El Estado es una institución evolutiva coordinadora o des coordinadora? 
A complex order must be preserved 
How would you make that institutions keep going?
What is you inner role in Anarcho-Capitalism? 
How do you go from minimal state to an  Anarcho-Capitalism  state? 
The minimal state protecting rights 
Public health and prevention of epidemics 
The internal combustion engine against public sources 
How would you achieve vaccination under an Anarcho-Capitalism state?
Why are you looking for a philosophical justification?
¿Qué es derecho a la salud?
¿El Estado debería de difundir el marco jurídico básico? ¿Es eso educación?
A public choice argument 
What if you have two tear system?
Should we have public schools or private?  
Could you have a cosmos without taxes?
Is minarchy an institution by itself or you need informal institutions? 
Why do you think Hayek is a constructionist? 
01:35:09    |    
Final credits 




What Is the Proper Role of Government? Questions from Hayek

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Nikolai G. Wenzel works as a professor at the Lutgert College of Business in the department of economics. He has a Ph. D. in economics and is the Wallace and Marion Reemelin Chair in Free-Market Economics from Hillsdale College. He worked at the US Embassy in Mexico and later at the Atlas Economic Research Foundation. He focuses on political economic problems and tries to promote human liberty based on the ideas of the Austrian economist F.A. Hayek. During his conference, he points out the potential roles that government can have. He also discusses the conditions for public goods and some of the inconsistencies of Hayek's school of thought. At the end of the conference there is a section where Nikolai Wenzel and some of the people in his audience discussed about the different points of view that these theories can have.

Nikolai G. Wenzel es profesor visitante en Lutgert College of Business de Florida Gulf Coast University. Anteriormente, fue profesor de…


Nuestra misión es la enseñanza y difusión de los principios éticos, jurídicos y económicos de una sociedad de personas libres y responsables.

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