A Panel Discussion: Dr. Israel M. Kirzner’s contributions to Market Process Theory and Entrepreneurship Studies.

Feb 07, 2013
Mason Inn 4352 Mason Pond Drive Fairfax, VA

Event Speakers

Peter J. Boettke

Director, F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

Distinguished NYU Professor Emeritus Israel M. Kirzner will be honored on February 7, 2013 with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Fund for the Study of Spontaneous Order for his pioneering work on the theory of the entrepreneurial market process.

Prior to the Award Ceremony, the F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics and Economics at the Mercatus Center will host a panel discussion of Kirzner's work on entrepreneurship and its relationship to economic science, organizations and management, and law and public policy.

Featured speakers will include Henry Manne, former Dean of George Mason University School of Law; Peter Klein, professor of economics at University of Missouri and author of Organizing Entrepreneurial Judgment; and Peter Boettke, University Professor of Economics and Philosophy at George Mason University, and co-editor of The Collected Works of Israel M. Kirzner.

This event is co-sponsored by the Mercatus Center, Fund for the Study of Spontaneous Order, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, and Liberty Fund. A reception will follow the panel discussion.

For more information about this event, please contact Brit Vorreiter at events@mercatus.org or call 703-993-4925.