The Disciplines Series

Economics as a Discipline and Profession

Friday, February 6, 2015  6:15pm The Heyman Center, Common Room


Free and open to the public

No registration required

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Heyman Center for the Humanities


Akeel Bilgrami

James Galbraith, Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations and Professor of Government, converses with Prahbat Patnaik, one of India's most prominent economists and Professor Emeritus at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning School of Social Sciences. Galbraith and Patnaik discuss the role, status, position of economics in the academy and in contemporary society.

Joseph Stiglitz, University Professor, will chair the talk.



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