Interviews


Bru Laín Escandell – Property, Government and Basic Income

Bru Laín Escandell – Property, Government and Basic Income

Interview with Bru Laín Escandell Maciej Szlinder: You worked a lot on the topic of American republicanism, especially on the role of Jefferson. What is his most important contribution to the republican thinking? Jefferson modernized the republican thought at the end of 18th century, although he kept a strong classical pastoralism ideal. He adapted the ancient republican…

David Casassas – Non-capitalist markets? Basic income as part of an anti-capitalist project

David Casassas – Non-capitalist markets? Basic income as part of an anti-capitalist project

Interview with David Casassas Maciej Szlinder: In your book La ciudad en llamas [The City in Flames. The Validity of Adam Smith’s Commercial Republicanism], you’ve analysed the thought of very well-known philosopher and classical economist Adam Smith. Being a leftist what have you found interesting in this icon of free-market and contemporary liberal thinkers? David Casassas:…