Capitalism & Morality 2017

Saturday, 29th July 2017

7:30 to 7:55am: Registration and coffee

7:55 to 8am: Introduction by Jayant Bhandari

8 to 8:30am: “Why Punishments and Rewards Model a Hypocritical Morality to Children, and What to do Instead,” by Dayna Martin

8:30 to 9:30am: “Climate-change Activism: an Attack on Western Civilization,” by Prof. Ian Plimer

9:30 to 10:30am: “A Search for a Moral Theory,” by Jan Narveson

10:30 to 11am: Coffee

11 to 12noon: “My Experiences of Establishing and Losing Significant Businesses in Nepal, Sri Lanka and Kyrgyzstan: Why do these Countries Stay Perennially Poor?” by Rakesh Wadhwa

12 to 12:20am: “Drain the Swamp? You Bet!” by Bob Hoye

12:20 to 12:40pm: “Why I Don’t Recycle: the Economics of Guilt,” by Albert Lu

12:40 to 1pm: “My Search for How to Resolve Conflicts,” by Rajni Bala

1 to 1:45pm: Lunch

1:45 to 2:15pm: “How Images Manipulate People,” Jennifer Shanse

2:15 to 2:35 pm: “Robin Hood:  Libertarian Hero or Socialist Thug?” by Adrian Day

2:35 to 3:25pm: “Migrants, and the Future of the West,” by Doug Casey

3:25 to 3:45pm: “Epistemological Anarchy,” by Butler Shaffer

3:45 to 4:00pm: Coffee

4:00 to 4:30pm: “America’s Unwinnable and Never-Ending Wars,” by Mickey Fulp

4:30 to 5:00pm: “How Emerging Really are Emerging Markets?” by Jayant Bhandari

5:00 to 5:50pm: “Water, the Coming Collective Catastrophe,” by Rick Rule

5:50 to 6pm: Closing

Event Rooms 1300-1500
Segal Graduate School of Business
500 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6C 1W6
(This is an independent event, not affiliated with the School)

Jayant Bhandari

Linked here are video recordings of earlier year seminars.