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Who we are

NOUS is an international community for interdisciplinary research.

The network links all academic fields relevant for thinking about social order and liberty.

It spans philosophy, politics, economics, sociology, history, and much more.

It fosters scholarly research, contact and exchange, and it aims to promote young talent.


The Future of Liberal Democracy

The current challenge for liberal democrats is to walk the tight rope between two types of populism: while the populists in the street claim that truth is manifest to common

Looking back

Watch the videos of our in-depth discussions at the public NOUS Spotlight Wide Beam events that we organize from time to time.

NOUS Widebeam The Utility of HET

NOUS Widebeam Immigration and Freedom

NOUS Widebeam Mont Pèlerin 1947

NOUS Widebeam Hayek: A Life, 1899-1950

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