The purpose of the Rothbard Graduate Seminar is to provide an intense study of Misesian and Rothbardian economic analysis, along with the substantive conclusions of that research in related fields.
The core text for RGS 2022 is a Rothbard reading to be determined. Each attendee will receive along with other study materials once the text is announced.
Welcoming remarks and discussions take place over dinner Sunday, June 5. Sessions begin Monday morning, June 6, and end Friday afternoon, June 10.
Scholarship application deadline is February 25, with decisions communicated to all applicants by March 11.
Attendance is limited to a small number of exceptional full-time students who are pursuing graduate degrees in economics, history, philosophy, law, political science, and business disciplines and who seek a career in academia or research. Applicants must be current graduate students or provide a copy of graduate school acceptance for the fall.
Each applicant must provide a copy of the following: student photo ID, Unofficial Academic Transcript, one letter of academic recommendation, and a writing sample.
Important Note: all seminar applicants agree to abide by the Mises Institute’s Visiting Scholar Manual.
Scholarships include study materials, meals, accommodations with arrival Sunday, June 5 and departure Saturday, June 11 (accommodation location will be emailed to accepted students). Students are responsible for the cost of transportation to Auburn. (Most people fly into Atlanta airport, 100 miles north of Auburn and use Groome Transportation for shuttle service between Atlanta and Auburn. There are no shuttles to Auburn from airports other than Atlanta. Shuttle reservations can be made after you receive information on the accommodations location.)
Special thanks to Alice J. Lillie for making this event possible.