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Whereas: The University of Iowa is a community of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends who seek to advance knowledge and foster learning across a broad range of academic endeavors,

Whereas: The University takes seriously its obligation to protect academic freedom and free expression, as well as providing an environment where learning and creative expression may flourish,

Whereas: Previous ‘Austrian Economics’ courses offered by the UI Economic Department had healthy enrollment, sustainable interest, and were given exceptional feedback from students enrolled,

Whereas: Austrian economists have been proven correct time and time again in their analysis and assessments,

Resolved: The University of Iowa’s Economic Department would better serve its stated mission and its students by providing coursework specifically dedicated to Economics in the Austrian tradition, as it has in years past.

Letter to
The University of Iowa
Offer Austrian Economics Course


Whereas: The University of Iowa is a community of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends who seek to advance knowledge and foster learning across a broad range of academic endeavors,

Whereas: The University takes seriously its obligation to protect academic freedom and free expression, as well as providing an environment where learning and creative expression may flourish,

Whereas: Previous ‘Austrian Economics’ courses offered by the UI Economic Department had healthy enrollment, sustainable interest, and were given exceptional feedback from students enrolled,

Whereas: Austrian economists have been proven correct time and time again in their analysis and assessments,

Resolved: The University of Iowa’s Economic Department would better serve its stated mission and its students by providing coursework specifically dedicated to Economics in the Austrian tradition, as it has in years past.