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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

  • Virtual Summit: Youth, liberality and Tolerance

    Virtual Summit: Youth, liberality and Tolerance The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is going to have a virtual summit entitled “Youth, Liberality and Tolerance. Join us on October 22, 2020 for a Zoom webinar and LIVE streaming via our Silk Road Station and Facebook page with Mr. M. Khalid Ramizy, Executive Director of

    19/10/2020
  • Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Kabul 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 around the country. In the Youth

    14/10/2020
  • Youth Symposium for Peace and Tolerance | Kabul, Badakhshan, Herat, Paktia & Balkh Provinces

    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 in multiple cities around the country simultaneously. In the Youth symposium for Peace &

    21/07/2020

Latest News

  • Second Round of Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Kabul– AFGHANISTAN

    The second round of Youth Symposiums for Peace & Tolerance, initiated by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) in collaboration with Rana University and other national and international organizations successfully organized in Kabul province. Youths, university professors and students, civil and human rights activists, cultural and social activists from different parts of the

    20/10/2020
  • September 2020 | AELSO Economic Newsletter

    What happened in Economic of Afghanistan in September 2020? The Economic Newsletter of the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization has launched a new chapter of its activities with the approach of reflecting and analyzing the most important economic events in Afghanistan. Click in here and find our Economic Newsletter which is a review of

    04/10/2020
  • Second Round of Youth Symposium for Peace & Tolerance | Herat – Afghanistan

    The second round of Youth Symposiums for Peace & Tolerance, initiated by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO), in collaboration with national and international organizations, has been successfully organized in Herat province. Youths, university professors and students, religious scholars, civil and human rights activists, cultural and social activists from different areas were among

    15/09/2020

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