Ayn Rand & Rational Self-Interest (Outside In)
Influencing Successful Businessmen and Entrepreneurs Due to its Pro-Individual Stance.. Ayn Rand was a philosopher and writer most known for her signature work, Atlas Shrugged, a fictional work that has influenced many successful businessmen and entrepreneurs due to its pro-individual stance. Rand is also famous for her comprehensive but controversial philosophical system known as Objectivism.
We will explore her life and major works of fiction and non-fiction, the influence of Aristotle on her writing and the mission of the Ayn Rand Institute. Dr. Brook will introduce a discussion regarding the crux of Rand's body of work - rational self-interest.