Richman Center Public Lecture Series: US Economic Leadership- Is it at risk?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 6:15 PM to 6:45 PM (EST)
New York, NY
US Economic Leadership – Is it at Risk?
A Discussion with
Glenn Hubbard, Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School and moderated by
Edmund S. Phelps, 2006 Nobel Prize Winner, McVickar Professor of Political Economy and Director of the Center on Capitalism and Society, Columbia University
Join us and find out how expert economists see it. Glenn Hubbard’s recent book Balance chronicles the decline of great nations. From Rome to Spain to Japan, policy mistakes on currencies, immigration, regulation, government oversight and intervention and other key issues, have had devastating impacts on nations and their people. What are our policy makers doing right and wrong? What are they avoiding that they should be doing? How can we avoid repeating history? This lecture will look at current economic policies and policy decisions our leaders should be making.
Moderated by Nobel Prize winning economist Edmund Phelps, author of Mass Flourishing, our discussion with Glenn Hubbard will explore the top questions about economic policy including, your questions.
Wednesday, February 26th
6:15PM – 7:45PM
Columbia Business School
Uris Hall 331 (3rd Floor)
A light dinner will be available.
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Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy
The Richman Center fosters collaboration among Columbia University’s distinguished business and legal scholars in order to generate curricular innovations and advanced research that has the potential to inform public policy as well as the theory and practice of business and law. For more information, visit www.gsb.columbia.edu/richman.