Invitation: Global assault on liberty by Prof Yuri Maltsev

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Invitation: Global assault on liberty by Prof Yuri Maltsev

You are invited to a presentation by Prof Yuri Maltsev at the Free Market Foundation on Wednesday, 13 January 2016.

Invitation 

 

A Global Assault on Liberty 

 

a presentation by 

 

Prof Yuri Maltsev 

 

Holds an MA in History of Economic Thought from Moscow State University and a PhD in Labour Economics from the Institute for Labour Research of the USSR State Committee on Labour and Social Affairs.

Brief synoposis: Across the global landscape economic, political and religious freedoms are under escalating attack. To an alarming extent, limitations on economic freedom and property rights are coupled with limitations on the freedom of speech, thought, conscience, and religion. From Ukraine to Syria, South Africa to United States we observe a frontal attack on the basic human rights and freedoms.

Date: Wednesday, 13 January 2015

Time: 17h45 Cheese & Wine |18h15 – 19h30 Presentation & Discussion

Venue: Free Market Foundation, Block 5, Bryanston Gate Office Park, 170 Curzon Road, Bryanston (off Main Road, opposite Sandton Medi-Clinic)

Entry fee: R50 per person CASH ONLY at door – for cheese, wine, challenging intellectual debate and scintillating company! Media free 

RSVP by clicking on http://www.freemarketfoundation.com/View-Event?i=104
(essential as seating limited)

Guests & friends welcome – please RSVP for each one individually so that their names are recorded  -  If you have already responded or cannot join us, no need to RSVP. 

Security: Please bring this invitation with you as it will speed up the security process; without it you will need to complete the security form at the gate. 

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YURI MALTSEV, Professor of Economics at Carthage College in Wisconsin, earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees at Moscow State University, and his Ph. D. in Labor Economics at the Institute of Labor Research in Moscow, Russia. Before defecting to the United States in 1989, he was a Chief Consultant of the Bank for Foreign Trade and then a member of a senior team of Soviet economists that worked on President Gorbachev's reforms package. Prior to joining Carthage, Dr. Maltsev was a Program Director of the International Center for Development Policy and a Peace Fellow at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., a federal research institution. Dr. Maltsev also consulted with various departments of the U.S. government and testified before Congress.

Dr. Maltsev has appeared on the CNN, Fox News, PBS NewsHour, CNBC Africa, C-Span, CBC and other American, Canadian, South African, Spanish, Lithuanian and Finnish television and radio programs. He has authored and coauthored eleven books and hundreds of articles published in The Christian Science Monitor, Newsday, Washington Times, Free Market, San Diego Union Tribune, Journal of Commerce, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Seattle Times and others. His publications include a chapter on Franklin Delano Roosevelt which was included in a monumental volume: Reassessing American Presidency published in 2001. He is editor and coauthor of the “Requiem to Marx” (1994). Together with Roman Skaskiw he published a study of the Tea Party Movement: “The Tea Party Explained. From Crisis to Crusade”, Chicago, Open Court Publishers, 2013. Now he is working on another book “Customs and Condoms: Reflections of a Soviet Defector” which is not as serious as previous ones.

He also contributed to the Encyclopedia of the World Poverty and numerous other publications. He has lectured at leading universities, corporations, banks, and other schools all over the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Dr. Maltsev is a Senior Fellow of the Ludwig Von Mises Institute at Auburn, Alabama. He also serves as a member of the advisory boards of the Foundation for Economic Education in Irvington-On-Hudson, New York; Heartland Institute in Chicago, Illinois; and the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics published by Transaction Periodicals, Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey. He is listed in “The Guide to Public Policy Experts” of the Heritage Foundation (1991 – present).


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Invitation 

 

A Global Assault on Liberty 

 

a presentation by 

 

Prof Yuri Maltsev 

 

Holds an MA in History of Economic Thought from Moscow State University and a PhD in Labour Economics from the Institute for Labour Research of the USSR State Committee on Labour and Social Affairs.

Brief synoposis: Across the global landscape economic, political and religious freedoms are under escalating attack. To an alarming extent, limitations on economic freedom and property rights are coupled with limitations on the freedom of speech, thought, conscience, and religion. From Ukraine to Syria, South Africa to United States we observe a frontal attack on the basic human rights and freedoms.

Date: Wednesday, 13 January 2015

Time: 17h45 Cheese & Wine |18h15 – 19h30 Presentation & Discussion

Venue: Free Market Foundation, Block 5, Bryanston Gate Office Park, 170 Curzon Road, Bryanston (off Main Road, opposite Sandton Medi-Clinic)

Entry fee: R50 per person CASH ONLY at door – for cheese, wine, challenging intellectual debate and scintillating company! Media free 

RSVP by clicking on http://www.freemarketfoundation.com/View-Event?i=104
(essential as seating limited)

Guests & friends welcome – please RSVP for each one individually so that their names are recorded  -  If you have already responded or cannot join us, no need to RSVP. 

Security: Please bring this invitation with you as it will speed up the security process; without it you will need to complete the security form at the gate. 

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YURI MALTSEV, Professor of Economics at Carthage College in Wisconsin, earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees at Moscow State University, and his Ph. D. in Labor Economics at the Institute of Labor Research in Moscow, Russia. Before defecting to the United States in 1989, he was a Chief Consultant of the Bank for Foreign Trade and then a member of a senior team of Soviet economists that worked on President Gorbachev's reforms package. Prior to joining Carthage, Dr. Maltsev was a Program Director of the International Center for Development Policy and a Peace Fellow at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., a federal research institution. Dr. Maltsev also consulted with various departments of the U.S. government and testified before Congress.

Dr. Maltsev has appeared on the CNN, Fox News, PBS NewsHour, CNBC Africa, C-Span, CBC and other American, Canadian, South African, Spanish, Lithuanian and Finnish television and radio programs. He has authored and coauthored eleven books and hundreds of articles published in The Christian Science Monitor, Newsday, Washington Times, Free Market, San Diego Union Tribune, Journal of Commerce, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Seattle Times and others. His publications include a chapter on Franklin Delano Roosevelt which was included in a monumental volume: Reassessing American Presidency published in 2001. He is editor and coauthor of the “Requiem to Marx” (1994). Together with Roman Skaskiw he published a study of the Tea Party Movement: “The Tea Party Explained. From Crisis to Crusade”, Chicago, Open Court Publishers, 2013. Now he is working on another book “Customs and Condoms: Reflections of a Soviet Defector” which is not as serious as previous ones.

He also contributed to the Encyclopedia of the World Poverty and numerous other publications. He has lectured at leading universities, corporations, banks, and other schools all over the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Dr. Maltsev is a Senior Fellow of the Ludwig Von Mises Institute at Auburn, Alabama. He also serves as a member of the advisory boards of the Foundation for Economic Education in Irvington-On-Hudson, New York; Heartland Institute in Chicago, Illinois; and the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics published by Transaction Periodicals, Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey. He is listed in “The Guide to Public Policy Experts” of the Heritage Foundation (1991 – present).


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Media Enquiries                                       Other Enquiries
Jayne Boccaleone                                     Joan Evans
082 904 3616                                              011 884 0270
jcconsulting@mweb.co.za                        joanevans@fmfsa.org

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