Future of Free Cities Conference — 3–5 April 2011 (Roatán, Honduras)

Register now: Universidad Francisco Marroquín is hosting a conference to examine the merits of forming new, politically-autonomous communities as the basis for economic growth.

This idea has been discussed in the context of “charter cities” by a wide variety of scholars, including Paul Romer. Similar ideas have been incorporated in the idea of “Seasteading” whereby floating cities as seasteading communities will allow pioneering efforts for the peaceful testing of new ideas for government.