Visiting Speakers

Glenn Loury

Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences
Brown University

Glenn C. Loury is the Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences and Professor of Economics at Brown University.

Glenn Most

Professor of Social Thought and of Classics
University of Chicago

Glenn W. Most was trained in Comparative Literature and Classics in Europe and America; he is Professor of Ancient Greek at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa and teaches at the University of Chicago in the Committee on Social Thought and in the Departments of Classics and of Comparative Literature.

Samuel Moyn

Professor of Law
Harvard University

Samuel Moyn is professor of law and history at Harvard University. He earned a doctorate in modern European history from the University of California-Berkeley in 2000 and a law degree from Harvard Law School in 2001.

Deborah Nord

Professor of English
Princeton University

Deborah Nord joined the Princeton faculty in 1989, after teaching at the University of Connecticut and Harvard University.

Prabhat Patnaik

Professor Emeritus, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning
Jawaharlal Nehru University

Prabhat Patnaik is one of India’s most eminent economists

Salman Rushdie


Sir Salman Rushdie is the author of many novels including Grimus, Midnight's Children, Shame, The Satanic Verses, The Moor's Last Sigh, The Ground Beneath Her Feet, Fury, Shalimar the Clown and The Enchantress of Florence.

Anwar Shaikh

Professor of Economics
The New School

Anwar Shaikh is a professor of economics at the New School for Social Research. He received his PhD in 1973 from Columbia University, and his research concentrations include political economy, macroeconomic growth and cycles, and international trade.

Geoffrey Stone

Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor and Provost Emeritus
University of Chicago

Geoffrey Stone has been a member of the University of Chicago law faculty since 1973. From 1987 to 1993, Mr. Stone served as Dean of the Law School, and from 1993 to 2002 he served as Provost of the University of Chicago.