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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

  • 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
  • Irfan & Liberty Online Event | 3rd Session

    Subject: The cultural role of epic literature in integration & national unity Guest: PhD Yaqub Yasna – University Lecturer & 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, 14 January – 7:00 PM (Kabul Time) What will

    12/01/2022
  • Life & Motivation Online Event | 5th Session

    Name of the program: Life & Motivation Theme of this week: Giving hope to the youth Guest: Mina Dashtbali – Social Worker, Child & Adolescent´s Advocate 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, 10 January 2022

    09/01/2022

Latest News

  • AELSO is ranked as Top Think Tank in 2021

    🏆 Afghanistan Economic & Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is ranked as Top Think Tank in 2021 Global Go to Think Tank Index Report: The Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) of the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania which evaluated more than 11,914 world’s think tanks, has identified & ranked the Afghanistan Economic

    16/01/2022
  • Life & Motivation online event on Giving hope to the youth

    A series of practical sessions named “Life & Motivation” initiated by Afghanistan Economic & Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) in collaboration with The White Assembly and Silk Road Online Radio was virtually held on January 10, 2022. The session was hosted by Manizha Ramizy; professor of Kabul University and human rights activist, with the presence of

    12/01/2022
  • Tea & Liberty Online Event on Free Society Vs. Closed Society

    The series of Tea & Liberty programs on the themes of Free Society Vs. Closed Society was organized virtually at the initiative of the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization in cooperation with The White Assembly and the Silk Road Online Radio Station. In the Tea and Liberty program, hosted by Mohammad Khalid Ramizy, the

    05/01/2022

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