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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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Entrepreneurs for Prosperity in Afghanistan | JUMP

Follow our series of introducing top 10 young Afghan entrepreneurs.

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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

  • National Tolerance Conference 2022

    The National Tolerance Conference 2022 is going to be organized by the Afghanistan Economic & Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) along with the direct cooperation of the Deputy Ministry of youth Affairs of the Ministry of Culture and Information, Bakhtar University, The White Assembly and other prominent organizations on pluralism, tolerance, prosperity, liberty, and entrepreneurship with

    24/02/2022
  • Irfan & Liberty Online Event | 4th Session

    Subject: Peace journalism, the product of mutual acceptance or the initiative of reporters? Guest: Hamid Elmi – Author & Researcher Host: Sayed Mustafa Saiedy – Chairman of AELSO´s Board of Directors Venue of the Program: On your smart phones and computer screens Scheduled time: Friday, 28 January – 7:00 PM (Kabul Time) What will you

    27/01/2022
  • Life & Motivation Online Event | 6th Session

    Name of the program: Life & Motivation Theme of this week: Social violences against women Guest: Mitra Mehran – Women’s Rights Activist Host: Manizha Ramizy – Lecturer at Kabul University and Human Rights activist. Venue of the Program: On your smart phones and computer screens Scheduled time: Monday, 17 January 2022 – 7:00 PM (Kabul

    17/01/2022

Latest News

  • Afghanistan Economic Outlook | April 2022

    Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is proud to continue publishing its economic newsletter (Afghanistan Economic Outlook) with a different approach for reflecting most important & the latest economic events in Afghanistan. Through this newsletter which is being designed in three languages (Pashto, Dari & English), you will get an overall image of Afghanistan’s

    06/05/2022
  • Afghanistan Economic Outlook | March 2022

    Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is proud to continue publishing its economic newsletter (Afghanistan Economic Outlook) with a different approach for reflecting most important & the latest economic events in Afghanistan. Through this newsletter which is being designed in three languages (Pashto, Dari & English), you will get an overall image of Afghanistan’s

    05/04/2022

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