Sample Timetable

A typical Freedom Week might look something very similar to this...

Monday

14.00 – 17.00: Arrival of Delegates and Registration.

17.00 – 17.30: Introduction and administrative arrangements

17.30 – 18.30: Dr. Madsen Pirie on 'Winning Liberty's Battles'

18.30 – 19.00: Free Time

19.00 – Late: Drinks reception

 

Tuesday

09.00 – 10.30: Session 1 – Steve Davies on "The History of Classic Liberalism"

10.30 – 11.00: Break

11.00 – 12.30: Session 2 – Mark Pennington on "Spontaneous Order"

12.30 – 13.30: Lunch

13.30 – 14.00: Free Time.

14.00 – 15.30: Session 3 – Craig Smith on "Classical Liberalism Against Politics"

15.30 – 16.00: Afternoon Tea

16.00 – 17.30: Session 4 – Mark Pennington on "Public Choice"

17.30 – 18.30: Free Time

18.30 – Late: Pub quiz and pizza

 

Wednesday

09.00 – 10.30: Session 5 – Adam Martin on "Economics of Development"

10.30 – 11.00: Break

11.00 – 12.30: Session 6 – "Bleeding-heart Libertarianism, Poverty & Inequality"

12.30 – 13.30: Lunch

13.30 – 18.30: Free Time (Punting)

18.30 – Late: BBQ on Jesus Green

 

Thursday

09.00 – 10.30: Session 7 – Emily Skarbek on "Civil Society and the Samaritan's Dilemma"

10.30 – 11.00: Break

11.00 – 12.30: Session 8 – Craig Smith on "Against Paternalism"

12.30 – 13.30: Lunch

13.30 – 14.00: Free Time

14.00 – 15.30: Session 9 – Anthony Evans on "Free Market Monetary Theory"

15.30 – 16.00: Afternoon Tea

16.00 – 17.30: Session 10 – "David Skarbek on Mass Incarceration, Prison Gangs, and Implications for Prison Policy"

17.30 – 18.30: Free Time

18.30 – 20.00: Pub and dinner

20:00 – Late: Board Game Night

 

Friday

09.00 – 10.30: Session 11 – Anthony Evans on "Competition and the Market Process"

10.30 – 11.00: Break

11.00 – 12.30: Session 12 – Faculty Round Table on The Big Questions

12.30 – 13.30: Lunch

13.30 – 14.00: Free Time.

14.00 – 15.30: Session 13 – Chris Snowdon on "Sin Taxes & Punishing the Poor"

15.30 – 16.00: Afternoon Tea

16.00 – 17.30: Session 14 – Steve Davies on "Prospects for Liberty in the Twenty-First Century"

17.30 – 18.00: Free Time

18.30 – 20.00: Dinner at Pizza Express

20.00 – Late: Clubbing

 

Saturday

10.00: Departure.