Afghanistan Economic & Legal Studies Organization
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.
Are you a human rights and freedom activist and have you made significant achievements in this regard? If your answer to the above question is yes, then you can nominate yourself for the “Freedom Champions Award 2021 “. This award is given annually by the White Assembly and the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies15/06/2021
Following the series of academic and educational programs of the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization, this time the Youth Academic Seminar for Enlightenment will be held in Kabul province for two days with the participation of the youth of the central zone (Kabul, Parwan, Panjshir, Kapisa & Maidan Wardak), this seminar is going to15/06/2021
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 number of prestigious national and international organizations as well as Think Tanks in multiple cities of Afghanistan. In the27/04/2021
The Youth Symposium for Peace and Tolerance was organized by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization in cooperation with the Danish Institute of Higher Education and other leading national and international think tanks on the role of youth in educating and promoting the values of peace, prosperity and tolerance in Parwan province. A Special16/06/2021
The Youth Symposium for Peace and Tolerance was organized by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies organization in collaboration with other leading national and international think tanks on the role of religious scholars in promoting the values of pluralism and mutual acceptance among the Afghan youth in Paktia province. Religious scholars, youth, university lecturers, students,16/06/2021
The Youth Symposium for Peace and Tolerance was organized by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization on the role of religious scholars in promoting the values of pluralism and mutual acceptance among the Afghan youth, in collaboration with Danish Institute of Higher Education and other leading national and international think tanks in Parwan province.12/06/2021
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 to23/09/2020
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 rate23/09/2020
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 has23/09/2020