YAL in Action

Check out YAL activities on campus and updates from around the liberty movement.

Tag: guest speaker
  • Doug Bandow: North Korea, Nukes and Nuts

    North Korea, Nukes, and Nuts: is Kim Jong-un or Donald Trump the bigger threat? This was the question Doug Bandow sought to answer when he came to speak at the University of Alabama on Tuesday, September 19. Mr. Bandow is a senior fellow at the CATO Institute, specializing in foreign policy and civil liberty. The …

  • Klaus Bernpaintner Lectures at Brigham Young University

    We at the BYU YAL chapter were absolutely ecstatic to be able to host Klaus Bernpaintner for a three part lecture series on Austrian Economics. From the most economically well-versed to the earliest beginning students of economics, we all had a great and thought-provoking time learning about the history of economics as a discipline and …

  • Bob Murphy teaches AU YAL about the Federal Reserve

    On November 1st, American University’s YAL chapter hosted libertarian economist Bob Murphy for a discussion about the Federal Reserve. About forty students attended. Murphy displayed evidence explaining that the Federal Reserve creates the boom and bust “business cycle” in our economy.  He used the example of the 2008 financial crisis to demonstrate how artificial demand …