economy

economy

For the Public Good Conference

With a keynote address by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Friday, March 28, 2014
10 AM - 5:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

As part of the education program’s For the Public Good lecture series, writers, activists, and scholars will reflect on issues related to the public good, such as education, healthcare, policing, and the environment. 

The Labor Of Care: Rethinking Gender, Work, and Rights in the American Welfare State

A lecture with Jennifer Klein '89
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Barnard alumna, Yale University professor and award-winning author reconsiders the history of the American welfare state and the future of work, rights, security and dignity in the new care-work economy.

Through the Gates: Shopping Our Way To Salvation

Shopping Our Way to Salvation: Experts consider the hidden costs of consumer culture.

Prof. Perry Mehrling comments on the idea of reverting to the gold standard

In The Los Angeles Times, economics professor Perry Mehrling discusses efforts to reign in federal power by making precious metals legal tender.

 

Power Talks with Frances X. Frei

Reverence: Leading Organizations with Excellence and Integrity
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
7 PM - 8:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Athena Leadership Lab
Power Talks
Power Talks feature today’s leaders in conversation on provocative topics of the moment.