Pietro Battiston, an economist at Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Italy and Barnard’s 2017 Weiss International Visiting Scholar, will present some examples of "global networks," and guide the audience through the fundamental concepts of this discipline, showing how these new insights are helping policy makers and entrepreneurs make important decisions.
Professor of Economics Rajiv Sethi is featured in a number of media reports concerning law enforcement and racial bias. His commentary comes in response to a study conducted by Roland Fryer Jr., Harvard University’s Henry Lee Professor of Economics.
Economics professor considers regulators’ enforcement of securities laws
Expert weighs in on how changes to normalize U.S. relations with Cuba will impact international trade
Join Katharine G. Abraham as she explores the common perception we have of labor and employment in the United States and its consequences for our future.
Prize awarded to honor excellence in teaching economic history
Sociology Prof. Debbie Becher is the author of Private Property and Public Power: Eminent Domain in Philadelphia, forthcoming this month from Oxford University Press.