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Afghanistan Economic & Legal Studies Organization

SILK ROAD STATION

The Silk Road Station is a project of AELSO for producing of online radio programs for promotion and education of free society values.

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AELSO ACADEMY

Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is the lead libertarian think tank of

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Liberty Club

Afghanistan is a country that is experiencing war and violence since years and still is in a state of unrest.

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Publications

Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) considers compiling various books and updated academic materials from

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Islam & Liberty

One of the biggest projects of the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is to launch

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Equality for all Afghans

The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) team are working with legislative departments such as

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The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is an independent think-tank based in Afghanistan and registered as a non-profit and non-political non-governmental organization with the Ministry of Economy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on December 10, 2009 (Registration Number 1532).

The mission of AELSO is to promote the values of individual freedom and of the responsibility of civil society for the creation and sustenance of the institutions of limited government, the rule of law, and the other institutional foundations of a free society. That includes strengthening the institutions of the free-market economy, such as clear definition of, and respect, for property, and promotion of freedom of expression, toleration, human rights, and civil peace.

"Advancing the Ideas for a Peaceful and Prosperous Afghanistan"

Upcoming Events

  • Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Kapisa Province

    Due to the high interest of Kapisa province youth’s, The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) team is delighted to announce that we are going to organize the first Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance in Kapisa province on November 12, 2020. This symposium is the first ever youth centered program going to be

    10/11/2020
  • Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Badakhshan Province

    Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is proud to present a series of discussions on the topics of democracy, peace and tolerance under the title of “Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance” in partnership with prestigious national and international organizations as well as Think Tanks in multiple cities of Afghanistan. In the Youth symposium

    08/11/2020
  • Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Paktia Province

    Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is proud to present a series of discussions on the topics of democracy, peace and tolerance under the title of “Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance” in partnership with prestigious national and international organizations as well as Think Tanks in multiple cities of Afghanistan. In the Youth symposium

    08/11/2020

Latest News

  • Second Round of Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Paktia – Afghanistan

    The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO), along with the Lincoln academic center and the White Social Organization (The White Assembly) jointly organized the Youth Symposium for Peace and Tolerance in Paktia province on November 12, 2020. In this symposium, the youths, university lecturers & students, civil and human rights activists, religious scholars as

    19/11/2020
  • Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Herat – Afghanistan

    The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO), Kahkashan-E-Sharq Institute of Higher Education and the White Social Organization (The White Assembly) jointly organized the Youth Symposium for Peace and Tolerance in Herat province. The symposium saw incomparable and extensive participation of Youths, university lecturers and students, high ranking government officials, civil and human rights activists,

    19/11/2020
  • First Round of Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Panjshir – Kapisa – Parwan – AFGHANISTAN

    The first round of Youth Symposiums for Peace & Tolerance, initiated by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) in collaboration with the Alberoni University has been successfully organized in Kapisa province. Youths, university professors and students, civil and human rights activists, cultural and social activists from Panjshir, Parwan and Kapisa provinces actively participated

    17/11/2020

Articles

  • Wage & Price Controls in The Ancient World

    Wage and Price Controls in the Ancient World From the earliest times, from the very inception of organized government, rulers and their officials have attempted, with varying degrees of success, to “control” their economies. The notion that there is a “just” or “fair” price for a certain commodity, a price which can and ought to

    23/09/2020
  • Price Fixing in Ancient Rome

    Price Fixing in Ancient Rome  As might be expected, the Roman Republic was not to be spared a good many ventures into control of the economy by the government. One of the most famous of the Republican statutes was the Law of the Twelve Tables (449 B.C.) which, among other things, fixed the maximum rate

    23/09/2020
  • Postwar Rent Controls

    Postwar Rent Controls The rent that a landlord charges for his accommodation is merely an instance of a price for a commodity, like all other prices for all other commodities. And like all other prices and all other commodities, rents have been a prime target for government restrictions. The postwar experience with rent control has

    23/09/2020