Adam Smith Program
Department of Economics · George Mason University


Adam Smith 300 Romania, Denmark

Friday, 5 January 2024

In the last month of the Adam Smith tercentenary Prof. Klein did more Adam Smith 300 events. One was the opening k eynote lecture, “The Fortunes of Smithian Liberalism,” The Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca…

Read more…

Adam Smith @ 300 celebrations, Summer 2023

Wednesday, 9 August 2023

This summer, in celebration of Adam Smith's 300th birthday, program fellows and faculty presented research at two conferences in Scotland: one hosted by the Network for Constitutional Economics and Social Philosophy (NOUS) in Edinburgh and one co-sponsored by the International…

Read more…

Adam Smith Program on "Future of Freedom" podcast

Friday, 12 August 2022

Deputy Director Erik Matson appeared on America's Talking Network's 'Future of Freedom' podcast. Host Scot Bertram interviews Matson about  the Adam Smith Program. They also discuss the moral and economic philosophy of Smith and his relevance to ongoing contemporary discourse.

Read more…

Adam Smith Program awarded grant from John W. Pope Foundation

Thursday, 12 May 2022

  … The Smith Program has been awarded a grant under the John William Pope Foundation's new Future of Freedom Initiative. As part of the award, Deputy Director Erik Matson will serve as one of the Foundation's inaugural Future of Freedom Fellows in the upcoming academic year.

Read more…