The Difference Between Classical Liberalism and Hard-Line Libertarianism

By Richard Epstein on March 11, 2014


Richard Epstein talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the differences between classical liberalism and hard-line libertarianism. What is the proper role of the state? Topics discussed include the Constitution, prudent regulation, contract enforcement, intellectual property, and the Supreme Court case, Lochner vs. New York.?