• 00:01    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:20    |    
  • 01:06    |    
    The case of Somalia
  • 03:00    |    
    Economic Freedom Index
  • 04:07    |    
    Failed States Index
  • 05:16    |    
    Transparency/Corruption Index
  • 05:55    |    
    Property Rights Index
  • 06:59    |    
    Prosperity chain
  • 07:43    |    
    Fundamental´s of economic growth
  • Four pillars of economic growth
  • 10:54    |    
    Private security in Central America
  • 13:10    |    
  • 14:09    |    
    Roles of think tanks
  • 17:05    |    
    Warfare generations
    • Quotes Hugo Chávez
    • Quotes, The Sling and the Stone: On War in the 21st Century, Colonel Thomas X Hammes
  • 20:26    |    
    Value of Networks
  • Program strategic objective
  • 22:27    |    
    Security within the classical liberal tradition
  • 24:44    |    
    Marginal value of liberty and security
  • 26:27    |    
    Sustained development program
  • 27:02    |    
    Learning objectives
  • 28:49    |    
    Final words
  • 29:49    |    
    Final credits

Why Think Tanks Should Focus on Security

28 de junio de 2010 | Vistas: 3 |

About this video

Joseph Humire explains the vital role that organizations such as think tanks, focused on economic, political, and social research have in regards to security, freedom, and social development.  In this opportunity Humire represents the Atlas Economic Research Foundation and exposes some of the associations principles and main concerns.  Based on facts and statistics on current events, he mentions some of the greatest menaces that Latin America faces, such as the new generation of warfare in the world, instability and corruption, which has led to the dismemberment of our societys values.  He also explains the importance of freedom, liberty, rule of law, and the essential elements that convey a free society to success.  Finally, he shares some of the topics and goals to be achieved during the conference circuit.


Why Think Tanks Should Focus on Security
Joseph Humire

Business School Building, EN-601
Universidad Francisco Marroquín
Guatemala, June 26, 2010

New Media - UFM production.  Guatemala, July 2010
Camera: Joni Vasquez, Jorge Samayoa; digital editing: Mynor de León; index and synopsis: Sergio Bustamante; content reviser: Sofía Díaz; publication: Carlos Petz/Daphne Ortiz


Joseph Humire is director of Institute Relations for the Atlas Economic…


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

Universidad Francisco Marroquín