The Money Series

Debt: The Long View

Thursday, March 8, 2012

This discussion of debt and finance will explore how debt's significance in our culture and society and how debt has changed over time.

Capitalism Today: Lessons from Europe

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

This event will feature Robin Blackburn, Professor of Sociology at University of Essex; Marxist economist Prabhat Patnaik; and Robert Pollin, Professor of Economics at University of Massachusetts Amherst. Eric Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University, will chair.

Casualties of Credit

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Carl Wennerlind, Assistant Professor of History at Barnard College and author of Casualties of Credit: The English Financial Revolution, 1620-1720 (Harvard University Press, 2011), will speak on changes in 17th century natural philosophy, epistemology, and political economy that contributed to the modern Financial Revolution.

This talk, featuring prominent economist Yanis Varoufakis and editor Justin Fox, is the inaugural talk of the Heyman Center's "Money Series" 

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