As the bi-annual general meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society (MPS) approaches, I look forward to meeting other members & guests in Sydney. Greg Lindsay & his team are working hard to make it an outstanding meeting.
A recent book takes a look at the MPS. (“The Road from Mont Pelerin: The Making of the Neoliberal Thought Collective”, eds Mirowski and Plehwe., Harvard University Press, 2009.)
The commitment of members of the Mont Pelerin Society to freedom & spontaneous order leads to the authors branding them “neoliberals”. Use of this prerogative label reveals more about the mind set of the authors than the position of MPS members…?