• Unit 9: Intellectual Property

    Can you own an idea? This 9th unit looks at the concept of intellectual property from the Austrian perspective. Topics include libertarianism, self-ownership, property rights, and the state's role in legislating them. We discuss the work of Stephan Kinsella on patents and copyrights.

    Completing this unit should take you approximately 3 hours.

    • 9.1: Lecture

    • 9.2: Discussion